Ranke, Friedhelm von

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Ranke, Friedhelm von Gender: M
Friduhelm Johannes Arnold Ranke
born on 17 September 1847 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21
Timezone LMT m13e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 23°43' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 17°14 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 07°21'


Prussian Major General, the son of Leopold von Ranke, a German historian credited as a founder of modern source-based history.

He died on 22 June 1917 in Jena.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "The Role of Ireland in the Life of Leopold Von Ranke (1795-1886): The Historian and Historical Truth" by Andreas Dieter Boldt (Edwin Mellen, 2007), p. 58: "Again one of the first letters Ranke wrote to announce the birth went to Robert Graves on the same day: 'I have to tell you that today 17th Sept. [1847] dear Clara had her boy, with the rising morning; a big well made boy...'"


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted (Son of Leopold von Ranke)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Major General)