#27 A fool for love, Prince Alfonso


Alfonso was the eldest child of the then-reigning the Bourbon King Alfonso XIII and his wife, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg and born on May 10, 1907 at 12:35 PM according to Marc Jones. He and his youngest brother Gonzalo were both hemophiliacs like their cousin Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich of Russia. Both boys kept in specially-tailored jackets to prevent injury from accidents. The Spanish Civil War … Continue reading #27 A fool for love, Prince Alfonso

Death by diptheria


She was born on August 20th, 1900 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Twelve years later right a fortnight before Thanksgiving — it was late that year — on  November 15, 1912,  she was admitted to Minneapolis hospital with diptheria.  The cart are coloured coded:  the middle is brown and represents the progressed chart to that cruel day while the outside parti-coloured chart is the transit of approximate … Continue reading Death by diptheria

Death and Dying, Elisabeth Kubler Ross


Dr. Kubler Ross was the second of the triplets. We have rectified her chart from the more popular 10:46 to 11:03 AM. She came to the United States because of marriage to an American, but was stymied, Mars to the Moon-Saturn conjunction from the Second house, because she was pregnant with her son Kenneth. She then changed her specialty from pediatrics to psychology where she … Continue reading Death and Dying, Elisabeth Kubler Ross

RIP Arabella Kennedy


Arabella Kennedy was the first of the four children born to John and Jacqueline Kennedy on August 23, 1955. Only two of their children made it adulthood, and two, Arabella and John Patrick, died at birth and both were born in August. Arabella died shortly after birth and was buried the next day in Newport, Rhode Island with a simple marker “Daughter”.  Chances are that … Continue reading RIP Arabella Kennedy

Carter’s Sheffield Boy + Tetanus


Sheffield is a town, city and borough in Yorkshire, England and is about 160 miles north of London.  It was known for its steel and in particular cutlery.  The local iron ore was smelted with charcoal obtained from the nearby abundant woodlands, and smiths and cutlers used the excellent local sandstone for grindstones.  Our header picture is of a contemporary shot of Sheffield, featuring new … Continue reading Carter’s Sheffield Boy + Tetanus

How do i love thee? #140 Elizabeth Barrett Browning


                                HOW DO I LOVE THEE? (From Sonnets from the Portuguese) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning          HOW do I love thee? Let me count the ways.          I love thee to the depth and breadth and height          My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight          For the ends of Being and ideal Grace.          I love thee to the level of … Continue reading How do i love thee? #140 Elizabeth Barrett Browning

#572 Prince Leopold of England, hemophiliac


Prince Leopold was the eighth child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert and the youngest of their sons.  He was born April 7, 1853, and delivered with the aid of chloroform, administered by the Royal accoucheur, Dr. John Snow.  He was the first of the Queen’s children to be born with her under it;  Beatrice who followed four years later and was the last of … Continue reading #572 Prince Leopold of England, hemophiliac

Laura Anne Ingraham is on the Air


Melania Trump, the FLOTUS — First Lady of the United States –, does not like Sean Spicer, so the buzz is that Laura Ingraham will replace him.  Dunno, but her birthday was yesterday and so like so many of the Trump’s closest advisors, a Gemini.  Also like Trump, she attended an Ivy League school, this time in New Hampshire, Dartmouth.  She was a writer for … Continue reading Laura Anne Ingraham is on the Air

#24 Tsarevich Alexei – Septiles galore


Tsarevich Alexei was the only son of Tsar Nicholas & Empress Alexandra of Russia. His birth was  announced by his father on August 12, 1904 as at 1:00 PM and heralded by a twenty-gun salute.¹  Marc Jones incorrectly states that the “Czarevitch Alexis Nikolaevich” was born at 12 noon. His Ascendant is 10 Scorpio that falls in the twelfth house; Alexander the Great is said to … Continue reading #24 Tsarevich Alexei – Septiles galore