Crowley, Aleister

 (1875–1947) English writer and diabolist.

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  • Crowley, Aleister — (1875–1947)    English magician and occultist. Aleister Crowley was adept at dealing with spirits, including powerful DEMONs. Flamboyant and controversial, he practiced outrageous magic of sex, drugs, and sacrifice, yet made significant… …   Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

  • Crowley, Aleister — (1875–1947)    British writer and occultist who gained notoriety in the media as a practitioner of black magic and the “wickedest man in the world.” Though self styled as “The Great Beast 666,” Crowley’s system of “magick” is equally associated… …   Historical dictionary of shamanism

  • Aleister Crowley — Crowley in 1906 Born Edward Alexander Crowley 12 October 1875(1875 10 12) Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England …   Wikipedia

  • Aleister Crowley — Nombre completo Edward Alexander Crowley Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Aleister Crowley — en 1906. Edward Alexander Crowley (12 octobre 1875 à Leamington Spa dans le Warwickshire – 1er décembre 1947 à Hastings), dit Aleister Crowley, est un écrivain et …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crowley, Edward Alexander (Aleister) — (1875 1947)    He was born in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, the son of a wealthy brewer turned Plymouth Brethren, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, but left in 1898 without graduating. He was a mountaineer of repute and won a reputation …   British and Irish poets

  • Aleister Crowley — Aleister Crowley, 1906 Aleister Crowley [ˈælɪstə ˈkɹoʊli] (* 12. Oktober 1875 in Leamington Spa, England; † 1. Dezember 1947 in Hastings, East Sussex; eigentlich Edward Alexander Crowley) war ein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Crowley — may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Places 3 Corporations 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Crowley — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Crowley (Colorado) Crowley (Kalifornien) Crowley (Louisiana) Crowley (Oregon) Crowley (Texas) Crowley Store (Tennessee) Crowleytown (New Jersey) Crowley Township (Greene County, Arkansas)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Crowley —   [ kraʊlɪ], Aleister englischer Okkultist, * bei Stratford upon Avon 12. 10. 1875, ✝ Hastings 1. 12. 1947; wurde durch seine Schriften zum geistigen Führer des okkulten Satanismus im 20. Jahrhundert, in dessen Rahmen ideologische Vorstellungen… …   Universal-Lexikon

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