Quick, John Herbert
|born on||24 October 1861 at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )|
|Place||Steamboat Rock, Iowa, 42n25, 93w04|
|Timezone||LMT m93w04 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||00°50' 00°32 Asc. 15°33'|
He was afflicted with polio as a small child. He married Ella Corey in 1890.
His works include "Vandemark's Folly" (1922), "The Hawkeye" (1923), "The Invisible Woman" (1924), and an autobiography, "One Man's Life" (1925).
He died on May 10, 1925, in Columbia, Missouri.
Sy Scholfield quotes Quick's book, "One Man's Life: An Autobiography" (Bobbs-Merrill, 1925), p. 2: "I was born at midnight or thereabouts on the night of ... the twenty-third or the twenty-fourth [of October 1861] ... when I was about fifteen I went into the matter as thoroughly as possible and decided that it was the twenty-third."
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