McCormack, George J.

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Name
McCormack, George J. Gender: M
born on 26 April 1887 at 21:16 (= 9:16 PM )
Place Springfield, Massachusetts, 42n06, 72w35
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 06°30' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 19°11 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 07°08'



Biography

American astrologer who first became interested in astrology in 1906, becoming one of the leading figures in American astrology. He had, as well, a fulltime career in the engineering department of the New York Bell Telephone Company.

"Gee-Jay," as he was known, would ultimately go on to specialize in astrometeorology, financial and the mundane. With a gift for organization, he co-founded the American Academy of Astrologers in 1916 and various other groups. He served as the Vice President of AFA in 1940, and the President in 1941 and 1942. From 1933-1941, he published and edited "Astrotech Weekly." McCormack consulted as a professional astrologer at Jersey City Heights from 1935-1939 and then moved to Fairlawn, New Jersey. Throughout the latter half of his life, he was considered to be a leading authority in his field, astrometeorology.

He had one son with his wife and was widowed in 1969.

He died on 5/03/1974.

Events

  • Social : Joined group 1916 (Co-Founded American Academy of Astrologians)
  • Work : Gain social status 1940 (VP of AFA)
  • Work : Gain social status 1941 (President of AFA)
  • Death of Mate 1969 (Wife died)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 3 May 1974 (Age 87 plus one week)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Astrological Pioneers of America file, given as LMT

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Widowed (1969)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 87)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Electrical (Telephone)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical (In Mexican War, railroads following)
  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Astrologer (Astrometeorology)
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Publisher, editor)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession