Vukovich, William

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Name
Vukovich, William Gender: M
William John Vukovich, Jr.
born on 29 March 1944 at 11:30 (= 11:30 AM )
Place Fresno, California, 36n45, 119w46
Timezone PWT h7w (is war time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 08°57' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°34 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 03°19'



Biography

American race car driver in the championship car division of USAC and CART series.

He was named the 1968 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year, a result of his 7th place finish. Vukovich raced in the 1965-1982 seasons, with 158 combined career starts, including the Indianapolis 500 in 1968-1977, 1979-1980. He finished in the top ten 85 times, with one victory in 1973 at Brooklyn. He also had 23 National midget car victories in his career, and drove for part of his career in Christopher J.C. Agajanian's midget car.

He was inducted in the National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame in 1998.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Gauquelin Book of American Charts

Categories

  • Vocation : Sports : Race Cars (Race car driver)

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