Binski, Sigurd R(obert) (1921-)

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Binski, Sigurd R(obert) (1921-)

German government official and parapsychologist who experimented with psychokinesis and with psi capacities in hypnosis. Born February 18, 1921, in Berlin, he studied at the University of Bonn (B.A., Ph.D.) and afterward served in the German army, 1939-65. After deportation, he suffered forced labor in the Soviet Union. Binski, a government official in Germany since 1957, has written articles for various journals, including the Journal of Parapsychology, and was a charter member of the Parapsychological Association.