Blanckenhorn, Max

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Blanckenhorn, Max Gender: M
Max Ludwig Paul Blanckenhorn
born on 16 April 1861 at 19:00 (= 7:00 PM )
Place Siegen, Germany, 50n52, 8e02
Timezone LMT m8e02 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 26°44' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 08°44 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 28°15'


German geologist and paleontologist who undertook various research trips to the Orient between 1888 and 1931. On the basis of these experiences he wrote a series of works on the geology of Egypt, Syria and Palestine. Among them are a geological map of Palestine, a map of Northern Syria, the 341-page Geologie Egytens, as well as chapters on Syria, Arabia, Mesopotamia and Egypt in Handbuch der regionalen Geologie (manual of regional geology).

He died on 13 January 1947 in Marburg, aged 85.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

GraZia Bordoni's Science file quotes Gauquelin.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 85)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction