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Originally posted by Red Cloak
I personally think it may refer to a Democratic party US President. Because he actually wrote "blue head" and says this will be the leader of "them". It sounds like head of the blues or Democrats to me.
I have actually taken this along with other quatrains to infer to Obama.
Into Foix enters blue King Turban
And reigns less than a revolution of Saturn,
King Turban white to Byzantium's heart is banished,
Sun, Mars, Mercury near Aquarius.
This quatrain appears to describe a conflict between two Moslem leaders over the control of France. The white-turbaned adversary is defeated by a blue-turbaned monarch, then forced to retract his forces eastward to Turkey. Line 2 tells us that Blue King Turban will rule less than a revolution of Saturn (i.e., less than 29½ years). Line 4 is dated by McCann as February 18, 1981. Because of the date there is a remote chance that both this verse and Quatrain 2.2 are partly failed prophecies concerning the Iran-Iraq War and its conclusion (see next chapter).
Another thing that strikes me about 9.73 is the significance of the month and day. February 18, 1981 is not very far removed from another, more important date in history: February 11, 1979. That day marked the genesis of the Islamic Revolution in Iran and the rise of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. A short time later, in early 1981, the current spiritual leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei became Iran's first president. Although he usually dons a black turban, at times he can be observed in news video footage wearing a dark blue turban. [...]