Scheffner, Johann Georg

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Scheffner, Johann Georg Gender: M
born on 8 August 1736 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
Place Königsberg/Ostpreussen, Germany, 54n43, 20e30
Timezone LMT m20e30 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°16' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°04 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 18°08'

Johann Georg Scheffner (Portrait by J. G. Scheffner, 1805)


German jurist, writer, translator, and Prussian official. He died on 16 August 1820 in Königsberg.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes his autobiography "Mein Leben, wie ich, Johann George Scheffner es selbst beschrieben, Volume 1" by Johann George Scheffner (Leipzig, 1823), p. 1: "Am 8. August 1736. wurde ich zu Königsberg in Preußen zwischen 6 und 7 Uhr Abends gebohren."

Translation: I was born at Konigsberg in Prussia on 8 August 1736 between 6 and 7 o'clock in the evening.


  • Vocation : Law : Jurist
  • Vocation : Writers : Translator