|Birthname||Ernst Gustaf Ferdinand Olbers|
|born on||8 November 1837 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )|
|Place||Skara, Sweden, 58n22, 13e25|
|Timezone||LMT m13e25 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||16°15' 29°03 Asc. 04°41'|
Swedish clergyman. Olbers was a student at Lund University in 1856, earning his Bachelor of Arts and a PhD. He was a lecturer in pedagogy and methodology in Stockholm and from 1868 to 1979 served as rector there. He published a large number of sermons, lectures and speeches. From 1871 to 1880, he was co-editor of "Educational Magazine" with Hans Ferdinand Hult. He was the nephew of the theologian Carl Olbers. He died October 25, 1919 in Stockholm.
Sy Scholfield quotes "Årsböcker i Svensk Undervisningshistoria - Volumes 51-53" (1937), p. 53: "Jag föddes i Skara den 8 november 1837. Mina föräldrar bodde då i ett hus midt emot den stora västra portalen till domkyrkan, och min mor har ofta berättat, att jag föddes, just då klockan i domkyrkotornet började ringa aftonringningen klockan nio."
Translation: I was born in Skara on 8 November 1837. My parents lived in a house opposite the great western portal of the cathedral, and my mother has often told me that I was born just as the clock with the Tower bells started ringing at nine o'clock in the evening.
- Vocation : Education : Teacher
- Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Clergyman)
- Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Magazine editor)