Tozzi, Federico

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Tozzi, Federico Gender: M
born on 1 January 1883 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Siena, Italy, 43n19, 11e21
Timezone LST m12e29 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 11°14' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 15°40 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 02°01'


Italian writer.

Federigo Tozzi was the son of an innkeeper. He first worked as a railway official, then continued running the inn of his father. 1911 he published his first book of poetry. 1913 he began work on his first novel, Con gli occhi chiusi ("With closed eyes"), a highly autobiographical text. Also in 1913, he founded the magazine La Torre. Tozzi then became a journalist in Rome. Through his literary activity, he caught the attention of the writer Luigi Pirandello, who subsequently supported him.

Federigo Tozzi is considered a classic of Italian modernism. According to Italo Calvino, he is one of the great European writers of Italian descent. His style is concise and laconic (Piper Verlag). According to Alberto Moravia, Tozzi describes great tragedies with simple words.

Tozzi died on 21 March 1920 in Rome of pneumonia.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Taeger quotes "Linguaggio Astrale", vol 5 nr 2. B.C. via Sicuteri

23.30 Rome time.


  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction