August 8 and 9: Mercury (communication) conjoins Lunar North Node (relationships, associations). There’s an urge to contact or communicate with others; and sharing of like ideas and interests.
BORN ON AUGUST 8: Emiliano Zapata
This farmer-turned-revolutionary was born on August 8, 1879 in Morelos, Mexico and remained committed to land reform in Mexico until his assassination on April 10, 1919. Zapata known for his iconic sombero and moustache was a key figure in the Mexican Revolution (1910-1920) helping rid the country of the dictatorship of Porfirio Diaz.
Romulus Zamora was born in Monterrey, Nuevo León, México, received a BFA from the University of Texas, and an MFA from Florida State University. He served on the theater faculties of UCLA and USC before devoting himself to the practice of Astrology full-time. In his 28 years as a consulting astrologer his clients have included actors, attorneys, executives, politicians and athletes. Contact him at: Romulus@RomulusAstrology.com.