Blumentritt, Gunther

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Blumentritt, Gunther Gender: M
born on 10 February 1892 at 21:45 (= 9:45 PM )
Place Munich, Germany, 48n08, 11e34
Timezone LST m11e33 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 21°38' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 29°02 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 12°14'


German career military, a staff officer in Poland in 1939 and in France 1940, as Chief of Operations Planning. By 1941 he was Chief of Staff to Kluge's fourth army before a transfer back to France. Blumentritt did most of Rundstedt's planning, expediting plans to deal with an Allied invasion.

He was convinced that the enemy would never land at Normandy. When they did on D-Day, he was replaced in September 1944. He did however advance to commander of the 15th army at the Battle of the Bulge where he was able to comment on Allied strategy.

He died on October 12, 1967 in Munich, Germany. He was 75.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 1939 (Staff officer)
  • Work : New Job 1940 (Chief of Operations Planning)
  • Work : New Job 1941 (Chief of Staff to Kluge)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 12 October 1967 (age 75 in Munich, Germany)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 3/1774


  • Vocation : Military : Combat (Battle of the Bulge)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Commander, Chief of Staff & Operations Planning)
  • Vocation : Politics : Nazi party