Psychic Biographies

The following are biographies of famous psychics and fortune tellers. If you have a psychic you would like me to write about, please let me know!

Who Is James Van Praagh?

Author, clairvoyant, producer, spiritual medium and television personality James Van Praagh was born in Bayside, NY in August 1958. The youngest of four siblings, Van Praagh was raised in the Roman Catholic faith, serving as an altar boy and attending…

Who Is Maureen Hancock?

Maureen Hancock is a medium; she describes herself as a "comedian medium." She was a stand-up comic at one time and her ability to mix messages from the other side with humor comforts her devoted fans. Hancock connects with deceased…

Who Is Chip Coffey?

The psychic known as Chip Coffey is famous for his work with gifted children and paranormal investigations. At a very young age, he began demonstrating a gift for predicting phone calls made to his parents moments before they were received.…

Who Was Emma Hardinge Britten?

Emma Hardinge Britten (1823-1899) is remembered for being the early Modern Spiritualist Movement's most respected proponent. She is remembered much more than many people who lived during her era due to the fact that a large portion of her life…

Who Was Arthur Ford?

Born in Florida in January 1896, Arthur Ford was a world renowned spiritual medium who used clairaudience to contact other realms. He was a learned man who attended Transylvania College in Kentucky and became an ordained minister of the Disciples…

Who Was Psychic Gerard Coiset?

Gerard Croiset was a twentieth century Dutch parapsychologist, psychic and psychometrist (a person who can derive knowledge about someone by holding an object that belongs to them). He also used the name Gerard Boekbinder. Croiset was instrumental in making abilities…

Who Was Elizabeth Baron?

Elizabeth Baron, 76, recently passed in January 2014 in Charleston, South Carolina. She was an internationally known and respected Edgar Cayce-type trance medium, spiritual counselor, and teacher. Most notoriously, Elizabeth would go into deep trances and connect with, and deliver…

Who Was Francisco Xavier?

Born in Pedro Leopoldo on April 2, 1910, Francisco de Paula C├óndido, known as Chico Xavier ("Chico" being a popular Portuguese nickname for Francisco) was a medium and philanthropist famous for his work in Brazil's spiritism movement. He also wrote…

Who Was Lenore Piper?

Lenore Piper was one of the most gifted mediums to live during the 19th Century, and she is still regarded as one of the most preeminent trance mediums ever known to the history of psychical research. At the time her…

Who Was John Dee?

John Dee was a brilliant 16th century visionary, whose pioneering contributions to fields both psychic and scientific were unparalleled in his time and influential to this day. Queen Mary's astrologer, Queen Elizabeth's tutor and scientific adviser, Euclidian lecturer and translator,…