Tomba, Alberto

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Name
Tomba, Alberto Gender: M
born on 19 December 1966 at 10:30 (= 10:30 AM )
Place Bologna, Italy, 44n29, 11e20
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 27°02' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 21°32 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 10°52'



Alberto Tomba
photo: Suradnik13, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

Italian skier, an expert on the slalom and winner of two Gold Medals in Calgary in February 1988. At the winter Olympics in Val d'Isere in France, 1992, he had a time of 2.06.98 over two runs to win the event of the men's giant slalom, the first Alpine skier to successfully defend his title.

The son of a successful Bolognese dress merchant, he was known for his exuberance on the slopes and off. He became not only an Olympic champion but a dashing playboy, burning the candle at both ends. Called "la Bomba" (the bomb), he turned into a girl crazy party animal, eating and drinking too much and burning the candle at both ends.

When he reached 208 lbs with his skills falling down on the slopes, his trainer put him on a tight diet and schedule the get down to 190 lbs and brush up his abilities. The discipline worked effectively as he won two more medals at the Winter Games in Albertville.

Tomba racks up some millions in commercial endorsements every year.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : Prize February 1988 (Two Gold Medals at Calgary Olympics)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Bordoni quotes Tomba's mother who states the B.C. is wrong (that gives December 14, 1966, 2:30 PM.)

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Weight (Gained up to 208 lbs.)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Party animal
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Advertising (Makes commercials)
  • Vocation : Sports : Skiing
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics

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