Ring, Thomas

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Thomas Ring
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Ring, Thomas Gender: M
born on 28 November 1892 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Nurnberg, Germany, 49n27, 11e04
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 06°59' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 23°05 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 04°07'


German artist, an expressionist painter and graphic designer, philosopher, parapsychologist (collaborator of H. Bender), cosmologist, professional astrologer and published astrological author. The advocate of a spiritual, humanistic, philosophical, holistic and cyclic orientated astrology, he has been called Germany's Dane Rudhyar. He understood astrology as an art of interpretation.

His books include "Das Sonnensystem als Organismus," 1939, "Das Lebewesen im Rhythmus des Weltraums," 1939 and "Astrologische Menschenkunde" in four volumes,) 1956.

He died of appendicitis 8/24/1983, Schaerding, Austria

Link to Wikipedia (German)


  • Death by Disease 24 August 1983 at 12:00 midnight in Scharding, Austria (Appendicitis, age 90)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Heinz Specht quotes him, B.C. (rectified to 6:02 PM). Hans Taeger quotes Arno Muller for 5:00 PM as B.C.

Two sites in German dedicated to his work are at: www.thomas-ring-stiftung.de/index.html and www.astro.ch/ring/.


  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Graphic designer)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Expressionist)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (CEO)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Product Marketing (Office supplies)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer (Pro)
  • Vocation : Writers : Astrology (Books)