The zodiac may have originated in the Near East, in Babylonia or Chaldea.
An astrologer can give
you analysis of your natal horoscope by using an ephemeris. You need to
know exactly what time you were born.
When your chart is completed,
planets will be located in certain "houses" and the properties of that
house will be influenced by the planet that falls in that house. People
who have the Moon in Cancer, for example, tend to be home-loving,
imaginative and sentimental and their feelings are easily hurt, according
to one interpretation.
Capricorn (Saturn) in the seventh house may
indicate that you will not marry until later in life, you will probably
marry someone much older than yourself and you may obtain financial
security through your marriage. The seventh house concerns marriage,
partnerships and enemies.
One of the most famous astrologers was Evangeline Adams, who cast horoscopes in the 1930's and '40's.
It has been
written that former President Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy consulted
an astrologer regularly while living in the White House.
was court astrologer to Queen Elizabeth I. Dee apparently used
astrology to make predictions for her, including the prediction that Queen
Mary would be unable to bear children.