Monroe John Wilner
April 29, 1925 – December 11, 2004
Mr. Wilner preferred and known as
John was a third generation astrologer. He started his astrological
studies at the age of 15. John learned the basics from his grandmother
and mother during the sweltering summer days in southern Florida.
His service as a radioman in WWII aboard merchant marine ships took
him to many places around the world. It was during this period that
John was able to visit many places, including such exotic locals as
the Great Pyramids. This visit kindled in John an interest in many metaphysical
topics. Besides his astrological studies John also did a great deal
of research on the pyramids.
After the war John entered Georgia Institute of Technology where he
receive a degree in electrical engineering. His path led him to a long-term
career with Hughes Aviation.
John did not invent "Spiritual Birth Times". During a stay
in New York City in 1948 John received individual training by Sydney
Lamar a well known astrologer and musician of the time. Under Mr. Lamar's
tutelage John learned a new method of determining the only true and
correct time to be used for the erection of personal horoscopes. After
researching and writing about Edgar Cayce, John coined the term for
the method he had learned "Spiritual Birth Times".
While busy with a growing family and a successful career John was able
to make the time to convert the information he received into a precise
and easy to use computer program. INCARN was the result of a 25-year
effort. At the time of its initial release INCARN was the most precise
and accurate astrological calculation program available in the world.
As time passed he was also busy at research and writing. John has had
numerous books, pamphlets and articles published. "Astrological
Revelations" and "The Perfect Horoscope" were two of
his seminal works dealing with Edgar Cayce and the concept of "Spiritual
Mr.Wilner was a proponent and advocate of using high precision in all
work related to astrology. He was a meticulous researcher and talented
writer of what is at times a difficult subject to master.
At the time of his passing John was just finishing a new book about
the correct horoscopes for all the Presidents of the United States.
He had also started a book about the Great Pyramids.
John Wilner had membership in many different groups, among them both
the American Federation of Astrologers and the National Council for
His books and pamphlets are still available through either Amazon or
the American Federation of Astrologers. INCARN, now updated is available
as Incarn2 from Fred Bickum through SBAstro.com.
His five children survive Mr. Wilner.
M. John Wilner
Spiritual Birth Time exactly 8:16:56 PM EST
DOB April 29, 1925
Exact Latitude 27 N 56'55"
Exact Longitude 82 W 28'07"
Near Tampa, Florida