Folengo, Teofilo

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Folengo, Teofilo Gender: M
born on 8 November 1491 Jul.Cal. (17 Nov 1491 greg.) at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Mantua, Italy, 45n09, 10e48
Timezone LMT m10e48 (is local mean time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 24°55' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 21°21 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 02°53'

Teofilo Folengo (Portrait by Romanino)


Italian poet, who wrote under the pseudonym of Merlino Coccajo or Merlinus Coccaius. He was one of the principal Italian macaronic poets. He died on 9 December 1544.

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  • Death, Cause unspecified 9 December 1544 Jul.Cal. (19 Dec 1544 greg.) (Age 53)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Moscheidos. Macaronicum Carmen, Italice Interpretatum a Francisco Antolini, addita Homeri Batrachomyomachia" by Theofilo Folengo (Typis Francisci Pulini, 1817), p. 14: "a Mantova . . . nacque alle ore 12 del giorno 8 Novembre 1491."

Translation: in Mantua. . . born at 12 hours of the day of 8 November 1491.


  • Vocation : Writers : Poet