Idemon, Richard

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Richard Idemon
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Idemon, Richard Gender: M
born on 8 February 1938 at 21:37 (= 9:37 PM )
Place Akron, Ohio, 41n05, 81w31
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°42' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°49 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 04°57'


American teacher who counseled, taught and lectured psychotherapy and psychology for astrologers from 1969. He was an entertaining and dynamic speaker who was known world-wide at conferences, universities, medical schools and clinics. Ideman joined Liz Greene in the 1980's to conduct international conferences.

Aside from public speaking and teaching, he was also a part-time actor.

Diagnosed with AIDS in 1985, he lost 60 pounds the following year. His friend Gina Ciaglio moved in to care for him in 10/1986. On 2/22/1987, he died by gunshot in the mouth.

His book "The Magic Thread" was published posthumously in 1997 by Weiser.

Link to Astrowiki (German)


  • business associate/partner relationship with Greene, Liz (born 4 September 1946)
  • friend relationship with Ceaglio, Gina (born 21 January 1919). Notes: She cared for him in his last days


  • Death by Suicide 22 February 1987 (Gunshot, age 49)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1997 (The Magic Thread, published posthumously)

Source Notes

LMR quotes him, 1975 (He rectified his chart at various times to more or less and also experimented with different ways to spell his name)


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Aids
  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Bi-Sexual
  • Personal : Death : Suicide (Gunshot in mouth)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Psychotherapy and psychology)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Part-time)
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Counselor/ Therapist (Psychotherapy and psychology)
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychologist
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer (Pro)