Rominger, Carl Ludwig

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Rominger, Carl Ludwig Gender: M
born on 31 December 1820 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Heidenheim an der Brenz (Baden-Württemberg), Germany, 48n3945, 10e0943
Timezone LMT m10e0943 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 10°17' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 29°22 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 02°01'


German-American geologist with an extensive fossil collection from the glacial drift of northern Germany. His European collections were deposited in the Museum of Paleontology at The University of Michigan. The third and most dedicated State Geologist of Michigan, he died on 22 April 1907.


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Glimpses into the Life of Carl Ludwig Rominger" by Helen Mandeville Martin and Robert Vernon Kesling (Museum of Paleontology, The University of Michigan, 1973), p. 50: "The register of baptism gives time of Carl Ludwig Rominger's birth as 11:30 pm 31 Dec 1820 and the place as Schnaitheim. He was baptized 6 Jan 1821 by Vicar M. Dinkelacker."


  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Collector (Fossils)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology