Triskaidekaphobe, one who fears the number 13

Triskaiadekaphobe is one who is frightened of the number 13. There are or were several worthy of note.Franklin Roosevelt, Napolean, Richard Wagner, Mark Tawin, Herbert Hoover and Arnold Schoenberg. Could that be a “raison” for the 12 tone system. Schoenberg even died on the 13th day of the month. July 13, 1951.

 

stay well,

sherman

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