Wagstaff, Sam

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Wagstaff, Sam Gender: M
Samuel Jones Wagstaff, Jr.
born on 4 November 1921 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place New York, New York, 40n43, 74w0
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 11°45' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 09°03 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 22°44'


American aristocrat, museum curator, collector of photos and American 19th century silver. Wagstaff was the principle inheritor of the extensive Wagstaff fortune, and a patron to photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. His photo collection, the largest collection in the world, was sold to the Getty museum in 1984 and his silver was sold at a Christie's auction.

He died of AIDS in New York City on 14 January 1987.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • child->parent relationship with Newhall, Olga (born 5 February 1894)


  • Death by Disease 14 January 1987 in New York (AIDS, age 65)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Gar Osten quotes him, AFA DX 6/1989


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Aids
  • Family : Childhood : Advantaged (Aristocratic background, money and prestige)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Inheritance
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Invest/ Collectibles (Photos, Silver)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Wealthy
  • Passions : Sexuality : Homosexual male
  • Notable : Famous : Socialite