Krafft, Katia

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Krafft, Katia Gender: F
Conrad, Catherine Marie Josephine
born on 17 April 1942 at 20:40 (= 8:40 PM )
Place Guebwiller, France, 47n55, 7e12
Timezone CEST h2e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 27°07' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 21°31 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 01°08'

Katia Krafft (with husband Maurice)


French scientist, a specialist in the study of volcanoes. Catherine (called Katia) married fellow geologist Maurice Krafft on 18 August 1970. While they were on a field trip to study the activity of the Umzem volcano in Japan, there was an eruption in which they both were killed, 3 June 1991, at 3:18 pm or 4:10 pm, depending on source (see relationship link to volcano).

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)



  • Relationship : Marriage 18 August 1970 (Maurice Krafft)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Death by Accident 3 June 1991 at 4:10 PM in Unzen (By erupting volcano, age 49)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Misc. : Trauma from Nature 3 June 1991 at 4:10 PM in Unzen (Present during volcano eruption, killed)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No.23, 10/1995


  • Traits : Personality : Unique (Not usual vocation)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (Over 20 years with Maurice)
  • Personal : Death : Unusual (Killed by erupting volcano)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology (Volcano specialist)