Shawn, Ted

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Ted Shawn
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Shawn, Ted Gender: M
born on 21 October 1891 at 10:39 (= 10:39 AM )
Place Kansas City MO, USA, 39n06, 94w35
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 28°00' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 23°26 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 16°16'


American dancer known as "the father of modern dance." He first studied dance as therapy for his paralyzed legs and eventually became an outstanding dancer and choreographer. With his wife, Ruth St. Denis, he founded the school and troupe "Denishawn," which trained many dancers and performed worldwide.

Shawn died on 1/09/1972, Orlando, FL.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Rudhyar quotes Mrs. Louis C. Line, same in Sabian Symbols No.843


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Dancer/ Teacher (Modern dance)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 80)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Paralysis (Legs, as a kid)
  • Vocation : Business : Business owner (Dance troupe)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Ruth St. Denis)