Garnett, Richard

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Garnett, Richard Gender: M
born on 27 February 1835 at 17:54 (= 5:54 PM )
Place Lichfield, England, 52n42, 1w48
Timezone LMT m1w48 (is local mean time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 08°28' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 11°09 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 12°54'


British astrologer and author. He was librarian for the British Museum from age 16 when he first went to work there with his dad. He was Superintendent of the Reading Room in 1875 and Keeper of Printed Books in 1890; retired 1899.

A prolific writer, he wrote astral under the name of A.G. Trent, including "The Soul and the Stars."

Garnett died 4/13/1906, London, England.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Astrological Pioneers of America file, same in NN No.308


  • Personal : Misc. : Changed name (Wrote as A.G. Trent)
  • Vocation : Education : Librarian (British Museum)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer (Pro)
  • Vocation : Writers : Astrology
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession