Günther, Johann Christian

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Günther, Johann Christian Gender: M
born on 8 April 1695 Jul.Cal. (18 Apr 1695 greg.) at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Striegau, Germany, 50n58, 16e23
Timezone LMT m16e23 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 28°14' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 21°05 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 21°37'

Johann Christian Günther


German poet whose collected poems were published in four volumes (Breslau, 1723–1735). He died at Jena on 15 March 1723, aged 27.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from the German biography "Das Leben des schlesischen Dichters Johann Christian Günther, 1695-1723" by Wilhelm Krämer (Klett-Cotta, 1980), p. 7: "Am 8. April 1695 früh um vier Uhr wurde Johann Christian Günther in Striegau geboren." Birth record is quoted for the same data in "Wann war der Dichter Johann Christian Günther geboren? " by Clemens König, in "Neues lausitzisches Magazin: Unter Mitwirkung der Oberlausitzischen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften, Volume 71" (Die Gesellschaft, 1895), p. 218.

Translation: Johann Christian Günther was born in Striegau on 8 April 1695 at four o'clock in the early hours.


  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Died aged 27)
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet