Balanzátegui, Pedro

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Balanzátegui, Pedro Gender: M
Pedro José Joaquín Balanzátegui y Altuna
born on 31 January 1816 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Zarauz, Spain, 43n17, 2w10
Timezone LMT m2w10 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 10°09' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 28°55 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 23°08'

Pedro Balanzátegui


Spanish Carlist military figure and politician. Twice mayor of León, he was executed after the failure of the Carlist uprising, shot at dawn on 6 August 1869 at age 53 in Valcobero.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)


  • Death by Execution 6 August 1869 (Shot at dawn, age 53)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from León y la tragedia de D. Pedro Balanzategui Altuna by José Eguiagaray Pallarés (Imprenta Provincial, 1969), page 17:

"Era la madrugada del día 31 de enero de 1816. A las dos de la madrugada había nacido un niño y en la Iglesia parroquial de Santa María la Real , con aires de fortaleza, que está situada mirando escorzadamente a las aguas rugientes , se bautizaba el mismo día ..."

(Translation: It was the early morning of 31 January 1816. At two in the morning a child had been born and in the parish Church of Santa María la Real, with an air of fortress, which is situated looking foreshorteously at the roaring waters, and baptized the same day ...)


  • Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted (Rafael Balanzátegui)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Homicide victim (Executed)
  • Personal : Death : Unusual (Executed)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Carlist)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Mayor of León)