Smith, Wilfred Talbot

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Smith, Wilfred Talbot Gender: M
Frank Wenham
born on 9 June 1885 at 00:40 (= 12:40 AM )
Place Tonbridge, England, 51n12, 0e16
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°18' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 24°52 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 24°51'


English occultist and ceremonial magician, known as a prominent advocate of the religion of Thelema which was founded by Aleister Crowley. Living most of his life in North America, Smith played a key role in propagating Thelema across the continent.

Smith died of prostate cancer at his home in Malibu, California on 27 April 1957.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Death by Disease 27 April 1957 (Prostate cancer, age 71)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "The Unknown God: W. T. Smith and the Thelemites" by Martin P. Starr (Teitan, 2003), p. 2: "...born on June 9, 1885, in Tonbridge, Kent, England. According to his natal chart . . . the time was 12:40 A.M." On page 4, the author quotes same date and place from the birth certificate for Frank Wenham.


  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Other Occult Fields (Ceremonial magician)