Ranke, Friedhelm von
|Birthname||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)|
|Astrology data||23°43' 17°14 Asc. 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.
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.  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)