Comte, Auguste

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Comte, Auguste Gender: M
born on 19 January 1798 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Montpellier, France, 43n36, 3e53
Timezone LMT m3e53 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gaquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°45' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 26°27 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 19°02'

Auguste Comte


French philosopher known as the founder of sociology and of positivism. Comte gave the science of sociology its name and established the new subject in a systematic fashion.

His work was widely promulgated by Europe’s intellectuals and influenced the thinking of Karl Marx, John Stuart Mill, George Eliot and Michel Houellebecq.

Comte died of stomach cancer on 5 September 1857, Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • lover relationship with de Vaux, Clotilde (born 3 April 1815). Notes: he was in love with her, she rejected him for religious reasons


Source Notes

Gaquelin, vol. 6.


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Sociologist
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession