Alfonso XIII, King of Spain

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Alfonso XIII, King of Spain Gender: M
Alfonso León Fernando María Jaime Isidro Pascual
born on 17 May 1886 at 12:30 (= 12:30 PM )
Place Madrid, Spain, 40n24, 3w41
Timezone LMT m3w41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 26°30' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 19°45 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 08°17'

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King of Spain Alfonso XIII
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Spanish royalty, the son of King Alfonso XII, born six months after his father died. His mother, Maria Christina of Austria raised him and his two older sisters, acting as Regent. He had a weak constitution as a child, but at 16, took the throne, on 17 May 1902.

He married Princess Ena de Battemberg on 31 May 1906, the granddaughter of Queen Victoria.

On 13 April 1913, he was shot in an assassination attempt on a public street.

Alfonso abdicated the throne and went into exile in Marseilles with his family on 14 April 1931. Spain became a Republic for years before the next king assumed the throne. Alfonso died in Rome of angina on 28 February 1941, aged 54.

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  • Work : Gain social status 17 May 1902 (Crowned King of Spain)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 31 May 1906 (Princess Ena de Battemberg)
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  • Crime : Assault/ Battery Victimization 13 April 1913 (Shot in assassination attempt)
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  • Work : Lose social status 14 April 1931 (Abdicated thrown, went into exile)
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Source Notes

Lescaut quotes 12:30pm from CA 151 for B.R. (Wynn quotes Bailey, "believed to be correct," 6/1935. Same in Sabian Symbols No.26 and Barbault in Old Moore 2/1908 and Modern Astrology 7/1910

Sy Scholfield quotes 1pm from news report in "Morgen-Post," 19 May 1886, p. 4: "(Die Entbindung der Königin Marie Christine) Wie uns vorgestern telegraphisch gemeldet wurde, ist die Körstgin- Regentin von Spanien Montag um 1 Uhr Nachmiitags von einem Prinzen glücklich entbunden worden." ((The birth of Queen Marie Christine). As the telegraphic news was reported to us yesterday from the governor of Spain, on Monday, she was happily delivered of a prince at 1 o'clock in the afternoon).

Scholfield cites 12:30pm from birth certificate quoted in UN REINADO PARADOJICO: Alfonso XIII by Eusebio Ferrer Hortet (Maria Teresa Puga Garcia, 2015): "Se trataba de su primer acto oficial, en la Real Cámara, donde se procedía a la inscripción del recién nacido en el Registro Civil, haciendo constar: Que S. M. el Rey nació en este Real Palacio el día 17 de mayo de 1886, a las 12,30 minutos de la tarde. Que es hijo de S.M. el Rey Alfonso XII de Borbón y Borbón (Q.S.G.H.) y de su Augusta esposa S.M. la Reina Regente del Reino, Doña María Cristina Reniero de Habsburgo y Lorena..."


  • Family : Childhood : Family traumatic event (Born after father died)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Princess Ena de Battemberg)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Exiled to Marseilles)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Assault/ Battery victim (Shot in an assassination attempt)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Bourbon, Spain)