Bode, Johann Elert

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Bode, Johann Elert Gender: M
born on 19 January 1747 at 13:15 (= 1:15 PM )
Place Hamburg, Germany, 53n33, 9e59
Timezone LMT m9e59 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°10' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 09°22 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 23°32'

Johann Elert Bode


German astronomer and mathematician who gave his name to the law that established relationships between the orbits of the planets in our solar system. He served as the director of the Berlin Observatory in 1786 and edited a 54-volume ephemeras. Bode lost his right eye in an accident; he injured it with his pen knife.The name of "Uranus" goes back to his purpose, as well as the new symbol."The standing position of the symbol pleases to the eye and can be seen different to Mars or capricorn." First published in 1785 form and name were generally agreed.

He died on 11/23/1826.(Annotation: at 17:00 LMT, Berlin)(mik)

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death, Cause unspecified 23 November 1826 at 5:00 PM in Berlin (Age 79)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Beckerath quotes Baptismal Record from Bode's great-grandson in MA, 1/1934.Bode,"Astronomical Diary" (1784)page 210.


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Lost eye)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (Director of observatory)
  • Vocation : Science : Astronomy
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (54-volume ephemeris)
  • Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Numbers
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Astronomer)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Notable : Book Collection : Occult/ Misc. Collection