Jupiter – Saturn previous  cycles:

 

2.    1980 – 2000, 9 Libra – first conjunction on 31 December 1980

- Greece joined The European Union in 1981

- In 1979, the first direct, democratic elections to the European Parliament were held

  

a)    First conjunction (1980 – 1981) – Jupiter conjunct Saturn in Libra

- economic fluctuations, rises and depressions in stock market;

b)    First square (1985 – 1987) – Jupiter in Aquarius (Pisces) square Saturn in Scorpio (Sagittarius)

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c)    Opposition (1989 – 1991) – Jupiter in Cancer (Leo) opposes Saturn in Capricorn (Aquarius)

– the fall of the Communist regimes in 1989 in Poland, Hungary, East Germany, Bulgaria, Czehoslovakia and Romania;

- the beginning of the Gulf War

- the freeing of Nelson Mandela and the final period of the apartheid in South Africa

 

d)    Second square (1994 – 1996) – Jupiter in Sagittarius (Capricorn) square Saturn in Pisces (Aries)

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3.    1961 – 1981, 25 Capricorn – first conjunction  on 19 February 1961

- The European Union process

a)    First conjunction (1960 – 1961) – Jupiter conjunct Saturn in Capricorn

- The European Union starts to work as an institution, the process of integration is at the beginning

 

b)    First square (1964 – 1966) – Jupiter in Taurus (Gemini) square Saturn in Aquarius (Pisces)

- the crisis of Bruxelles of 1965

 

c)    Opposition (1969 – 1971) – Jupiter in Scorpio (Sagittarius) opposes Saturn in Taurus (Gemini)

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d)    Second square (1975 – 1976) – Jupiter in Aries (Taurus) square Saturn in Cancer (Leo)

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4.    1940 – 1961, 14 Taurus – first conjunction  on 8 August 1940

a)    First conjunction (1940 – 1941) – Jupiter conjunct Saturn in Taurus

-    in the same time Pluton is in square with the conjunction

-    Europe is dominated by Germany which want to impose a new order


b)    First square (1945 – 1947) – Jupiter in Libra (Scorpio) square Saturn in Cancer (Leo)

- the beginning of the Cold War between  the Western world, led by the United States and its NATO allies, and the communist world, led by the Soviet Union, its satellite states and allies


c)    Opposition (1950 – 1952) – Jupiter in Pisces (Aries) opposes Saturn in Virgo (Libra)

-    West Germany recovers the influence in Europe being admitted in the Counsel of Europe in 1951 and achieving the right to rearm in 1952


d)    Second square (1955 – 1956) – Jupiter in Leo (Virgo) square Saturn in Scorpio (Sagittarius)

-    The Suez Crisis was a diplomatic and military confrontation in late 1956 between Egypt on one side, and Britain, France and Israel on the other, followed the decision to nationalize the Suez Canal.