#220 Jackie Coogan aka The Kid is Uncle Fester


John Leslie Coogan (October 26, 1914 – March 1, 1984) was an American actor and comedian who began his movie career as a child actor in Charlie Chaplin's film classic The Kid (1921).  This made him one of the first child stars in film history.         https://youtu.be/mCeP0PYyRCg Later on he sued his … Continue reading #220 Jackie Coogan aka The Kid is Uncle Fester

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#454 Calling the astrologer Herschell


Attached is his chart and the header picture is of Frome, England. Who is he we found no clues except that Astrotheme.org cites Jones. If his map is to be trusted, Herschell was a bright fellow with fine taste. His ascendant at 14 Taurus is the same as Annie Besant's North Node and conjunct the … Continue reading #454 Calling the astrologer Herschell

#668 Mei Lan-fang as jingxi


When Mei Lan-fang died in 1961, China mourned his passing.  s the passing of Mei Lan-fang.  Even  Premier Chou En-lai and other Party and government leaders were among those who visited him during his last illness and a 61-member funeral committee was setup.  Memorial meetings were held on August 10 1961 for the great opera … Continue reading #668 Mei Lan-fang as jingxi

#476 Miriam Hopkins, actress


Wikipedia who speaks with authority, says she was born in Savannah and raised in Bainbridge. Jones has her born in Bainbridge. I doubt the distance matters. She has no real preponderance in her chart and it is rather scattered about, perfect for a Splash. Mercury and the Sun in the twelfth in Libra give her … Continue reading #476 Miriam Hopkins, actress

#29 Alfred Prince of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha


Prince Alfred was  24 when died.  His sister, Marie of Roumania #646 on the Jones 1000, wrote that his health broke down while the Times of London said that Prince Alfred's death was due to a tumor, but it seems clear that as The Complete Peerage states, he shot himself and was a suicide. He … Continue reading #29 Alfred Prince of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

#618 James Ramsay MacDonald, Labour PM


In Mac Jones, The Essentials of Astrology, he writes that James R. MacDonald is his illustration of the "see saw type" and the real creator and organizer of the Labor Party in Great Britian. MacDonald was born in Lossiemouth, Scotland on October 12, 1866 at 11:24 PM according to Jones.  He was the first Prime … Continue reading #618 James Ramsay MacDonald, Labour PM

#502 Charles A. Jayne Astrologer


  The Astrologer Charles Jayne was born on October 9, 1911 in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, a town north of Philadelphia and south of Abington.  He studied philosophy at Princeton University, electrical engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and psychology at Columbia University. From 1961 – 1969, he was a technical analyst on Wall Street. Esoterically he studied … Continue reading #502 Charles A. Jayne Astrologer