Oh my! It’s Betty Boop


Max Fleischer was her father, Sun in the ninth house in Leo.  Hollywood her mother, opposite the Sun in the third house of Aquarius; it would seem that the parents were match made in heaven.  We picked 12 noon for a matinée, but we do not really know the time of her first showing.  No … Continue reading Oh my! It’s Betty Boop

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Frankland’s Musician


William Frankland in his book, Investigative Astrology c. 1900, has this chart with the question of what is his problem?  He gives us some clues:  there is a kite configuration made of the opposition between Mercury and Uranus. He also lets us know that Jupiter is in its essential house of Pisces and Venus is … Continue reading Frankland’s Musician

Mr Bernstein of Citizen Kane & Everett Sloane


Everett Sloane was in many movies in his career but he is best known as Mr. Bernstein in Orson Welles' Citizen Kane.  He was the eldest of three children born to Nathaniel Isadore Sloane, an insurance broker and cotton merchant, and  Rose Gerstein, from Boston on October 1, 1909.    We have rectified his ascendant … Continue reading Mr Bernstein of Citizen Kane & Everett Sloane

Ursula Le Guin sci fi author extraordaire


Authoress Ursula Kroeber Le Guin has passed. She wrote many popular sci-fiction works like city of Illusions or the Left Hand of Darkness. With her very angular chart there was no doubt that Ms. Le Guin would live a long time -- she was 88 when she died on January 22, 2018 in Portland, Oregon. … Continue reading Ursula Le Guin sci fi author extraordaire

A third Saturn Return for Coach Carm Cozza of Yale


Something about the Coach Carmen Louis Cozza, who was universally known as Carm, was born to Italian immigrants on June 10, 1930, in Parma, Ohio. There is no record of his birthtime so we picked sunrise; our charts reflect that. At Miami University of Ohio he played both football and baseball, winning letters as a … Continue reading A third Saturn Return for Coach Carm Cozza of Yale

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 … Continue reading Carter’s Sheffield Boy + Tetanus

Lent & Padre Pio


Biograph Francesco Forgione was born in a small town called Pietrelcina, near Benevento outside of Naples in Southern Italy, He was fifth of eight children. At an early age, he had celestial visions &  spoke with Jesus and the Virgin Mother.  He was also tormented by the devil to turn away from the Heavenly visions. … Continue reading Lent & Padre Pio