Ledger, Heath

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Ledger, Heath Gender: M
Heath Andrew Ledger
born on 4 April 1979 at 06:30 (= 06:30 AM )
Place Perth, Australia, 31s57, 115e51
Timezone AWST h8e (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Penfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 13°34' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 08°15 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 12°51'

Heath Ledger
photo: Howie Berlin, license cc-by-sa-2.0


Australian actor, a talented young man who became famous to US audiences for his notably intense performances, including that of a gay cowboy in "Brokeback Mountain" (2005).

Never married he had a daughter with his then-fiancée, actress Michelle Williams. Their child, a girl named Matilda Rose Ledger, was born on October 28, 2005. Ledger and Williams split up shortly after the child's birth.

He died of a prescription drug overdose on January 22, 2008 in New York City. His death was ruled accidental. For his performance as the Joker in the 2008 film "The Dark Knight" he was posthumously awarded several awards including an Oscar for supporting actor on February 22, 2009.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • friend relationship with Gyllenhaal, Jake (born 19 December 1980). Notes: Godparent of Ledger's daughter Matilda
  • lover relationship with Watts, Naomi (born 28 September 1968)


  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 28 October 2005 (Daughter)
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  • Death by Accident 22 January 2008 at 3:36 PM in New York (Accidental overdose of prescription drugs in New York, age 29)
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  • Work : Prize 22 February 2009 (Oscar awarded posthumously)
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Source Notes

In the ISAR International e-newsletter /vol #478, Marc Penfield submitted the following:HEATH LEDGER

>from Gabriella Mittelman, Israel to Marc Penfield, I have the hour of 6.30 am Perth, Australia which gives him Sun 13.14 Aries on the asc. Showing his insomnia Moon 8.15 Cancer, Asc 12.51Aries. On the day he died Tr.Mars squared R.Mars, Tr.Uranus conj S.N.and Tr.Jupiter opposed his R.Moon. A sign I see as if the soul was released. I liked him very much in Brokeback Mountain, shocked by the event, I wrote an article about him in my site (in Hebrew ).

Sy Scholfield finds no time for Ledger's birth and times are not recorded on Australian birth certificates. Scholfield notes that according to his birth notice in the local newspaper, Heath Andrew Ledger was born at the King Edward Memorial Hospital in Perth, WA, Australia on 4 April 1979. No birth time given: "LEDGER (nee Ramshaw): To Sally and Kim a son (Heath Andrew). Born April 4 KEMH. Both well. Thanks to Dr Douglass-Smith and staff." ("West Australian" [Perth newspaper], 6 April 1979, p. 41).


  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3
  • Personal : Death : Accidental
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Notable : Awards : Oscar