Kistner, Adolf

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Kistner, Adolf Gender: M
born on 15 July 1878 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )
Place Mannheim, Germany, 49n29, 8e29
Timezone LMT m8e29 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 22°59' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 07°23 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 11°27'


German cultural historian from Baden, who devoted himself especially to the history of technology. In addition to teaching activities, Kistner wrote several books and numerous essays on Baden-Württemberg's history of culture and technology. His interest was in particular the history of watchmaking in the Black Forest.

He died on 20 November 1940 in Heidelberg, aged 62.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction