Munson, Thurman

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Thurman Munson
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Munson, Thurman Gender: M
born on 7 June 1947 at 13:50 (= 1:50 PM )
Place Akron OH, USA, 41n05, 81w31
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 16°10' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°36 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 04°59'


American hard-working, intense, competitive and, at one time, best all-around catcher in the American League. He played baseball from the time that he was a kid, and was offered scores of college and university scholarships when he graduated from high school. He eventually chose Kent State, but dropped out in June 1968 to join the New York club for spring training. His first full year with the club was the 1970 season, the year in which he won the Rookie of the Year award. In 1976, he also was the captain of the New York Yankees and their sparkplug in winning the 1976 pennant. The year prior he had been chosen, for his great ability, to be the American League catcher in the All-Star Game.

He married his childhood sweetheart on 9/21/1968 and had three kids.

O August 2, 1979 he died in a crash of his own private jet while trying to land at Akron-Canton Airport in Ohio. According to one news report, the crash occurred at 4:02 PM in Canton, OH.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 21 September 1968 (Married childhood sweetheart)
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  • Death by Accident 2 August 1979 at 4:02 PM in Canton, OH (Plane crash)
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Source Notes

Gauquelin Book of American Charts


  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ private
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Fatal plane crash)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Rookie Of The Year, 1970)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field