Today the Moon crossed directly in front of the Sun, producing a solar eclipse and a special day for Scorpios.
Prince Charles is one of them, and today in Wellington he met 64 others who share his birthday.
One of them is Gail Shaw from Christchurch. She says today's date was written in the stars - in a horoscope she read a few months ago - which suggested a life-changing experience ahead, but she had to put herself out there to do it .
So on a whim and fancy Gail applied to attend today's royal birthday bash and the stars aligned.
Campbell Live’s cameras followed Gail today as she ventured into the royal circle and out of the red zone.
Watch the video to see the full story by Jendy Harper.