Alger, Horatio

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Alger, Horatio Gender: M
born on 13 January 1832 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Revere Beach, USA, 42n25, 71w00
Timezone LMT m71w00 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating DD
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 22°27' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°17 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 20°58'

Horatio Alger


American author of more than 100 books for boys. His prominent themes were "rags to riches and respectability." A one-time minister of the Unitarian Church from 1864-1866, he resigned to write full time. Died after a long illness on 7/18/1899, South Natick, MA.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 1864 (Minister of the Unitarian Church)

Source Notes

Penfield Collection quotes "family records." Old-file has 6:50 AM. Reference sources give both 1834 and 1832


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (Long illness prior to death)
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Minister of Unitarian Church for two years)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Over 100 books for boys)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book