Sergi, Sergio

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Sergi, Sergio Gender: M
born on 13 March 1878 at 06:30 (= 06:30 AM )
Place Messina, Italy, 38n11, 15e34
Timezone LST m13e22 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 22°32' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 05°41 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 00°42'


Italian anthropologist well-known for his important studies concerning craniometry, which laid the basis for the Craniography and Craniometry of the first paleanthropo of Saccopastore (in "Morfology Research", XX-XXI, 1943). According to his research he could establish the exact location of an important group of human fossils, which he named Paleantrops, attributed to the average Pleistocene.

He invented several precision instruments to bring back the anatomical measurements, which can be considered as the forerunner of modern geometric approaches to morphology.

The son of anthropologist Giuseppe Sergi, he collaborated with his father and from 1916 he held the Anthropology Chair at the University of Rome, where he headed the Anthropology Magazine.

He died on 22 June 1972 in Rome.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Italian)


Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #1583 [1].


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 94)
  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction