#272 Louis De Wohl, astrologer


Marc Edmund Jones has him incorrectly listed as Louis duHohle born on January 25, 1903 at 7:45 PM no place.  Astro.com gets the win here, with a January 24, 1903 in Berlin Germany.  De Wohl, as an astrologer, states that his birthtime is 15:30.  To be honest, we disagree with his time and would move…

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#51 Duc d’Amale, Henri Eugene Philippe Louis d’Orleans


The duc d'Aumale – Henri Eugène Philippe Louis d'Orléans was born 16 janvier 1822 in Paris France.  When he was eight he inherited the Domaine de Chantilly in 1830, from his godfather  Louis-Henri-Joseph de Bourbon, the last Prince of Conde, thus becoming one of the most significant landowners in France. But after the Revolution of…

#125 Dame Lilian Braithwaite


Biograph: She was born Florence Lilian Braithwaite, the daughter of an Anglican minister and dean of Croydon,  but was professionally known as Lilian (one L) on March 9, 1872, Ramsgate, England.  She was married once to fellow Shakespearian Gerald Lawrence with whom she had her only daughter Joyce Carey, on March 30, 1898.  Her marriage…

Olympic Ralph Lauren


Ralph Lauren is a on a roll.  Last year he designed the first lady's dress for the inauguration.  This year he created the USA Olympic Team's couture (our header image is an illustration). Born Ralph Lifshitz in the Bronx, New York on October 14, 1939, he grew up there on Moshulu Parkway, itself a creation…