Plunkett, James

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James Plunkett
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Name
Plunkett, James Gender: M
born on 5 December 1947 at 02:30 (= 02:30 AM )
Place San Jose CA, USA, 37n20, 121w53
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 12°27' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 17°35 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 15°32'



Biography

American football player, a quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner on 11/24/1971. He won a football scholarship to Stanford University 1966-71, reaching a career peak 1970-71 with eight winning and three losing seasons. He played the Rose Bowl and the Hula Bowl.

As a kid, Plunkett suffered a childhood bone disease. His mom was blind and his dad went blind by the time he was 50. In 1969, his dad died.

Plunkett was a quarterback for the Boston Patriots 1972-76, a period when he was unpopular with the fans. With many injuries overall, he had particularly severe injuries during his 5th season. In 1976 he was traded to the San Francisco 49ers, and to the Oakland Raiders in 1978. In 1981 he was voted Comeback Player of the Year.

He was the co-author of the "Jim Plunkett Story," 1981.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Social : Begin a program of study 1966 (Football scholarship, Stanford Univ.)
  • Death of Father 1969
  • Work : New Job 1972 (Quarterback for Boston Patriots)
  • Work : New Job 1976 (Traded to San Francisco)
  • Work : New Job 1978 (Traded to the Raiders)
  • Work : Prize 1981 (Voted Comeback Player of the Year)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1981 (Co-authored his autobiography)
  • Work : Prize 24 November 1971 (Heisman Trophy winner)
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Source Notes

Gauquelin Book of American Charts

Categories

  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Heisman Trophy and Comeback Player of the Year)
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (Pro)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Bone (Suffered with bone disease while young)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer (Co-authored)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Job-Related Injury (Multiple severe football injuries)
  • Family : Childhood : Family traumatic event (Mom blind, dad went blind)

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