Spencer, Herbert

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Spencer, Herbert Gender: M
born on 27 April 1820 at 23:59 (= 11:59 PM )
Place Derby, England, 52n55, 1w29
Timezone LMT m1w29 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 07°36' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 02°49 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 00°32'


British writer and philosopher who was credited with the phrase "survival of the fittest." A well-educated man, he was first published with "Social Status" in 1850 and had a two-volume autobiography published posthumously.

His health deteriorated in old age from chronic disorder of the brain, possibly Alzheimer's disease, and he died on 12/08/1903.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1850 ("Social Status," first published)
  • Death by Disease 8 December 1903 (Possibly Alzheimers, age 83)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Chart pictured in Adams' One Hundred Horoscopes


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Alzheimer's/ Senility (Brain deterioration, possibly Alzheimer's)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist (Philosopher)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Religion/ Philosophy (Social philosophy)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book