Some historians suggest that Nostradamus was a descendent of the lost Jewish tribe of Issacher, a tribe that was noted to be knowledgeable in astrology and the mystical arts.
The young King CharlesIX and his mother Catherine de Médicis, reaching Salon ontheir two-year progress through the country, are welcomed byNostradamus and entertain him and his family at the castle. October18(?) He 'spots' the future Henri IV among the vast royal retinueand, after examining the boy for tell-tale moles and birth-marks,prepares his horoscope. October (?) Almanac for 1565 published inLyon and, in Italian translation, in Genoa. November (?) Summoned forfurther royal consultations at Arles, he recommends the proposedmarriage of Charles to Elizabeth of England, is awarded 300 crownsand appointed Councilor and Physician in Ordinary to the King, with apension to match.
Nostradamus is said to have predicted his own death.
Almanac for 1560translated and published in Germany. Nostradamus invests 200 morecrowns in Craponne's canal. Trait‚ des fardemens republished byVolant of Lyon. October/ Almanac for 1561 published in Paris and, intranslation, in November London. December William Fulke publishes aviolent denunciation of Nostradamus in England in the course of hisAntiprognosticon.
Nostradamus - Nostradamus Predictions
Nostradamus was bornMichel de Nostredame at the dawn of the 16th century, to a notary andgrain dealer. In his early adult years, Nostradamus practiced as anapothecary. He attended medical school for a period, but was expelledwhen his past as an apothecary was discovered. The next few years ofhis life were spent battling the plague in France and Italy.
Michel de Nostradame was born in France on 14th December 1503
Nostradamus was a Frenchseer living in the 16th century. His predictions of the future aresome of the most famous in history, and continue to enjoy widespreadpopularity to the current day. With the exception of Biblicalprophets, his visions are by far the most well-known of the manyseers who have existed over the past few centuries.
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Nostradamus was notablynot much of an astrologer, however, and charts he prepared areconsistently riddled with simple factual errors. Generally herequested his clients supply their own astrological charts for him tointerpret. The success of his almanacs and private consultations ledNostradamus to undertake a more ambitious project, in the form of amassive book of prophetic quatrains, the remains of which are thework for which he is most well known.
Nostradamus and the Antichrist: Code Named MABUS
Many people have interpreted the prophecies seeing in them some connection with certain events that have taken place since Nostradamus' time including the French Revolution, the rise of Hitler, the assassination of John F.