Baltasar Carlos, Prince of Asturias

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Baltasar Carlos, Prince of Asturias Gender: M
born on 17 October 1629 (greg.) at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Madrid, Spain, 40n24, 3w41
Timezone LMT m3w41 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 24°03' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 03°43 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 14°37'

Prince of Asturias Baltasar Carlos (circa 1642)


Spanish infante who by birth was also Prince of Asturias, Prince of Girona, Duke of Montblanc, Count of Cervera, and Lord of Balaguer, Prince of Viana, thereby heir apparent to all the kingdoms, states and dominions of the Spanish monarchy until his death.

The only son of King Felipe IV of Spain and his first wife, Elisabeth of France, he died of smallpox, aged 16, at nine p.m. on 9 October 1646 at Zaragoza, Spain.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Death by Disease 9 October 1646 (greg.) at 9:00 PM in Zaragoza (Smallpox, age 16)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from Diario historico, politico-canonico y moral by Josef Álvarez de la Fuente (Madrid, 1733), p. 120: "El quarto el Serenissimo Principe Don Balthasar Carlos, que nació á 17. de Octubre del año de 1629, a las cinco y media de la mañana." (The fourth [child] was Prince Don Balthasar Carlos, who was born on 17 October 1629, at half past five in the morning).

Time of death given on Spanish Wikipedia citing Baltasar Carlos y Zaragoza by Jesús Maiso González (p. 5).


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (Smallpox)
  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids none
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Smallpox)
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 16)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Habsburg)