Walzer, Raphael

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Walzer, Raphael Gender: M
Josef Walzer
born on 27 March 1888 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Ravensburg, Germany, 47n47, 9e37
Timezone LMT m9e37 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 06°57' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 26°33 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 09°35'

Raphael Walzer (in Neuburg Abbey, 1966)


German Benedictine and fourth abbot of the Abbey Beuron. As an opponent of Nazism, he had to emigrate in 1937 and subsequently worked in France and Algeria. He died on July 19, 1966 in Heidelberg.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Mehr nützen als herrschen!: Raphael Walzer OSB, Erzabt von Beuron, 1918 - 1937" by Jakobus Kaffanke and Joachim Köhler (LIT Verlag Münster, 2008), p. 25: "Josef Walzer wurde als zweites Kind von Peter Walzer und seiner Ehefrau Theresia geb. Kreuzer am 27. März 1888 um 5 Uhr morgens in Ravensburg geboren." Translation: Josef Walzer was born the second child of Peter Walzer and his wife Theresia nee Kreuzer on March 27, 1888 at 5 o'clock in the morning in Ravensburg.


  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Abbot)