American news broadcaster, one of the top in his competitive field, making some $3 million a year. Rather prefers to cover the news where the action is taking place. His globetrotting to the world's hot spots has led to jealousies and criticisms from the news print media and from his competitive rivals Tom Brokaw of NBC news and Peter Jennings of ABC news. A newspaperman at heart, Rather gave up on his dream in print journalism to dedicate himself to covering the news for television. He has written books about his experiences in TV journalism with "The Camera Never Blinks," 1977, "Memoirs; I Remember," 1991, "The Camera Never Blinks Twice: The Further Adventures of a Television Journalist," 1994 and "Deadlines and Datelines," in 1999.B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher (Same in Gauquelin Book of American Charts)
Lagna for this natal chart is Aries. The lagna lord Mars has a shadbala ratio of 1.28 and is placed in house 8.
Moon is in nakshatra of Ardra (Betelgeuse) in pada 3. Moon has a shadbala ratio of 1.24 and is placed in house 3
The strongest planet in this chart is Saturn with a shadbala ratio of 1.73 and is placed in house 9.
The weakest planet in this chart is Mercury with a shadbala ratio of 1.02 and is placed in house 7.