Afonso Pedro, Prince of Brazil

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Afonso Pedro, Prince of Brazil Gender: M
born on 23 February 1845 at 13:35 (= 1:35 PM )
Place Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 22s53, 43w0613
Timezone LMT m43w0613 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 04°58' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 21°59 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 17°57'

Prince of Brazil Afonso Pedro (at age 2 wearing the blue band of the Order of the Southern Cross, 1846)


Prince Imperial and heir apparent to the throne of the Empire of Brazil. He was the eldest child of Emperor Dom Pedro II and Dona Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies. Afonso died on 11 June 1847 from epilepsy at the age of two, devastating the emperor.

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  • Death by Disease 11 June 1847 (Epileptic attack, Age 2 years, 108 days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Revista trimensal do Instituto Historico, Geographico e Ethnographico do Brazil, Volumes 32-33" (J.M.N. Garcia, 1866), p. 306: "A' uma hora e trinta e cinco minutos da tarde do dia 23 de Fevereiro de 1845 a população do Rio de Janeiro encheu-se de jubilo, e saudou com rigozijo o nascimento de um principe herdeiro do throno do Brasil."

Translation: At one-thirty-five in the afternoon of 23 February 1845 the population of Rio de Janeiro was filled with jubilation, and with rejoice welcomed the birth of a prince heir to the throne of Brazil.

Full name: Afonso Pedro de Alcântara Cristiano Leopoldo Filipe Eugênio Miguel Gabriel Rafael Gonzaga.


  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Died aged 2 years, 108 days)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Braganza)