Sbarbaro, Camillo

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Sbarbaro, Camillo Gender: M
Pietro Giuseppe Camillo Sbarbaro
born on 12 January 1888 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy, 44n20, 9e12
Timezone LST m12e29 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 21°19' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 04°37 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 06°19'

Camillo Sbarbaro


Italian poet, writer and aphorist, who came to the attention of the literary world with his Pianissimo collection of poetry (1914). He was also an internationally renowned herbalist and lichenologist; his lichen collections have been purchased and exhibited by numerous museums. He always lived in Liguria, a coastal region of north-western Italy he loved, and where he died in San Paolo Hospital in Savona on 31 October 1967 at age 79.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Italian)


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1914 (Book of poetry, "Pianissimo")

Source Notes

birth certificate

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file (shown at left).


  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Collector (Herbs, lichens)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Travel
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Greek and Latin)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Herbalist, lichenologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Translator (Greek and French to Italian)