Acosta, Oscar Zeta

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Acosta, Oscar Zeta Gender: M
Acosta, Oscar
born on 8 April 1935 at 10:50 (= 10:50 AM )
Place El Paso, Texas, 31n46, 106w29
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 17°58' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 25°17 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 11°18'

Oscar Zeta Acosta (in Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, 1971)


American attorney, politician, novelist and activist in the Chicano Movement. He was most well known for his novels, "Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo" (1972) and "The Revolt of the Cockroach People" (1973), and his friendship with American author Hunter S. Thompson. Thompson characterized him as a heavyweight Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo, in his novel "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas." Acosta disappeared in 1974 during a trip in Mazatlan, Mexico, and is presumed dead.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Death, Mysterious 1974 (Disappeared, presumed dead)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield found birth certificate online.


  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political (Chicano Movement)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novelist)