4418Spock and Vulcan
- Oct 29, 2008
Spock and Vulcan
Leonard Nimoy was born March 26 1931 in Boston, MA, both Khaldea.com and
Astrotheme quote 8:30 am EST birthtime with Gemini rising. Epsilon Eridani
would be about 2+ degrees off his Sun/Moon midpoint.
I'm sure you all know there used to be (or some astronomers thought there used
to be) a planet in our solar system called Vulcan - it was thought to lie between
Mercury and the Sun.
We are now assured that this is not true, and that there never was such a planet.
Well, way back in the 80's I picked up what I could find about this Vulcan (mainly a
booklet by L H Weston), and noted that its Ascending Node was 5 Aries. which just
happens to be the degree of Leonard Nimoy's Sun!
You couldn't make this stuff up. Rob Hand nearly fell off his chair laughing when I