READ

List of Famous Astrologers

Reference
Updated October 13, 2018 102k views 260 items

List of famous astrologers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top astrologers in the world? This includes the most prominent astrologers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. Science lovers will also enjoy the greatest scientific breakthroughs of 2017 and this simple guide on how to become an astrologist in two weeks. This list of notable astrologers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic astrologers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned astrologers.

This list of popular astrologists includes William Lilly and Claudius Ptolemy. Featuring the great scientists of astrology, this list has them all! 

From reputable, prominent, and well known astrologers to the lesser known astrologers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the astrologer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous astrologers ever?" and "What are the names of famous astrologers?" then you're in the right place. 

Galileo Galilei is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Galileo Galilei ( GAL-il-AY-oh, also US: -⁠EE-oh, Italian: [ɡaliˈlɛːo ɡaliˈlɛi]; 15 February 1564 – 8 January 1642) was an astronomer, physicist and engineer, sometimes described as a polymath ...more

More Galileo Galilei 

#42 of 925 People We Wish Were Still Alive #14 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #101 of 370 The Most Important Leaders In World History

Ptolemy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Claudius Ptolemy (; Koinē Greek: Κλαύδιος Πτολεμαῖος, Klaúdios Ptolemaîos [kláwdios ptolɛmɛ́os]; Latin: Claudius Ptolemaeus; c. AD 100 – c. 170) was a mathematician, ...more

More Ptolemy 

#90 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #81 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time

Aleister Crowley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Aleister Crowley (; born Edward Alexander Crowley; 12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947) was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, poet, painter, novelist, and mountaineer. He founded the ...more

More Aleister Crowley 

22 Insane Facts About Aleister Crowley, Perhaps The Most Unique Person Ever #963 of 1,176 The Best Writers of All Time #643 of 925 People We Wish Were Still Alive

Dorotheus of Sidon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Dorotheus of Sidon
Dorotheus of Sidon (Greek: Δωρόθεος Σιδώνιος, c. 75 CE) was a 1st-century Hellenistic astrologer who wrote a didactic poem on horoscopic astrology known in Greek as the Pentateuch (five books). ...more
Nostradamus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Michel de Nostredame (depending on the source, 14 or 21 December 1503 – 1 or 2 July 1566), usually Latinised as Nostradamus, was a French astrologer, physician and reputed seer, who is best ...more

More Nostradamus 

11 Nostradamus Prophecies That Actually Came True #654 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #912 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time

Giordano Bruno is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Giordano Bruno (, Italian: [dʒorˈdaːno ˈbruːno]; Latin: Iordanus Brunus Nolanus; born Filippo Bruno, (1548 – 17 February 1600) was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, mathematician, poet, ...more

More Giordano Bruno 

#124 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time #11 of 213 Famous Supernatural Writers #13 of 68 Famous Rosicrucians List

Heinrich Cornelius Agrip... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim (; German: [aˈgʀɪpa]; 14 September 1486 – 18 February 1535) was a German polymath, physician, legal scholar, soldier, theologian, and occult writer.

More Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa 

#26 of 213 Famous Supernatural Writers #5 of 13 13 Famous Historical Figures Who Allegedly Sold Their Souls To The Devil #4 of 10 10 Notorious Henchmen, Clairvoyants, And Magicians Who Advised Royals

William Lilly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
William Lilly
William Lilly (11 May [O.S. 1 May] 1602 – 9 June 1681) was a seventeenth century English astrologer. He is described as having been a genius at something "that modern mainstream opinion has ...more
Johannes Kepler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Johannes Kepler (; German: [joˈhanəs ˈkɛplɐ, -nɛs -]; December 27, 1571 – November 15, 1630) was a German astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer. He is a key figure in the 17th-century ...more

More Johannes Kepler 

#62 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #16 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time #65 of 452 Famous Role Models We'd Like to Meet In Person

Antero Alli is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Antero Alli was born 11 November 1952, in Finland. Alli currently resides in Portland, Oregon, where he conducts workshops and stages theatrical productions, some of which have been released as ...more
Berossus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Berossus
Berossus was a Hellenistic-era Babylonian writer, a priest of Bel Marduk and astronomer who wrote in the Koine Greek language, and who was active at the beginning of the 3rd century BC. Versions ...more
Geoffrey Chaucer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Geoffrey Chaucer (; c. 1343 – 25 October 1400) was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales. Chaucer ...more

More Geoffrey Chaucer 

Dank Chaucer Slang You'll Be Using To Disparage Franciscans In No Time #58 of 1,176 The Best Writers of All Time #1,225 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time

Roger Bacon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Roger Bacon (; Latin: Rogerus or Rogerius Baconus, Baconis, also Frater Rogerus; c. 1219/20 – c. 1292), also known by the scholastic accolade Doctor Mirabilis, was a medieval English philosopher ...more

More Roger Bacon 

#1,089 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #434 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time

Dane Rudhyar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Dane Rudhyar (March 23, 1895 – September 13, 1985), born Daniel Chennevière, was a French-born American author, modernist composer and humanistic astrologer. He was a pioneer of modern ...more
Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khw... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī (Persian: Muḥammad Khwārizmī محمد بن موسى خوارزمی‎; c. 780 – c. 850), Arabized as al-Khwarizmi with al- and formerly Latinized as Algorithmi, was a Persian scholar ...more
Fernando Pessoa is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa (Portuguese: [fɨɾˈnɐ̃du pɨˈsoɐ]; 13 June 1888 – 30 November 1935), commonly known as Fernando Pessoa, was a Portuguese poet, writer, literary critic, ...more

More Fernando Pessoa 

#242 of 1,176 The Best Writers of All Time #72 of 256 The Best Gay Authors #8 of 373 The Greatest Poets of All Time

Albertus Magnus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Albertus Magnus, (before 1200 – November 15, 1280), also known as Saint Albert the Great and Albert of Cologne, was a German Catholic Dominican friar and bishop. Later canonised as a Catholic ...more
Philipp Melanchthon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Philip Melanchthon (born Philipp Schwartzerdt; 16 February 1497 – 19 April 1560) was a German Lutheran reformer, collaborator with Martin Luther, the first systematic theologian of the ...more
Paracelsus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Paracelsus (; 1493/4 – 24 September 1541), born Theophrastus von Hohenheim (full name Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim), was a Swiss physician, alchemist, and astrologer ...more

More Paracelsus 

#203 of 1,471 The Greatest Minds of All Time #39 of 213 Famous Supernatural Writers #11 of 153 Famous German Inventors List

Alan Leo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Alan Leo
Alan Leo, born William Frederick Allan, was a prominent British astrologer, author, publisher and theosophist. He is often referred to as "the father of modern astrology". His work ...more
John Dee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
John Dee (13 July 1527 – 1608 or 1609) was an English/Welsh mathematician, astronomer, astrologer and occult philosopher, and an advisor to Queen Elizabeth I. He spent much time studying ...more
Vettius Valens is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Vettius Valens
Vettius Valens (February 8, 120 – c. 175) was a 2nd-century Hellenistic astrologer, a somewhat younger contemporary of Claudius Ptolemy. Valens' major work is the Anthology (Latin: Anthologia), ...more
Max Heindel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Max Heindel (born Carl Louis von Grasshoff, July 23, 1865 – January 6, 1919) was a Danish-American Christian occultist, astrologer, and mystic.

More Max Heindel 

#53 of 213 Famous Supernatural Writers #46 of 68 Famous Rosicrucians List

Hipparchus is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
Hipparchus of Nicaea (; Greek: Ἵππαρχος, Hipparkhos; c. 190 – c. 120 BC) was a Greek astronomer, geographer, and mathematician. He is considered the founder of trigonometry but is most famous ...more
John Partridge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Astrologers
John Partridge (1644 - c. 1714) was an English astrologer, the author and publisher of a number of astrological almanacs and books.