Stead, William Thomas

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Stead, William Thomas Gender: M
born on 5 July 1849 at 08:40 (= 08:40 AM )
Place Embleton, England, 55n30, 1w37
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 13°08' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 10°55 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 04°26'

William Thomas Stead


British writer, a journalist, philanthropist and champion of justice. He was the editor of the "Pall Mall Gazette" and wrote extensively on subjects that ranged from psychic phenomena to world peace. He first edited a newspaper in 1871, introducing modern methods and undertaking crusades.

Died on the Titanic on 4/15/1912.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 1871 (Newspaper editor)
  • Death by Accident 15 April 1912 (Died on Titanic, age 62)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Lyndoe quotes him in AA 2/1963. Leo in Modern Astrology 7/1912 stated, "He gave his time as 'before breakfast,' rectified to 6:00 AM LMT," and Leo notes that "other maps have calculated 7:00 AM and 8:53 A.M." PC quotes Sabian Symbols No.863 (no time given) for 6:00 AM.


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Drowned)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Pall Mall Gazette)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book