Gerda Alexander

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Birthday
15, 1908
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Feb 21, 1994 (86)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
15, 1908
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Feb 21, 1994 (86)

About

Educator and philosopher made famous for pioneering the method of self-development known as Eutony.

Before Fame

She suffered from several bouts with rheumatic fever and endocarditis as a young adult.

Trivia

Her system of Eutony emphasized the importance of intelligence, sensitivity, and awareness rather than focusing entirely on physical exercise.

Family Life

She was raised by parents that praised the theory of eurythmy, which later influenced her educational pursuits.

Associated With

She and singer Lena Landrut were both originally from Germany.