Benoit, Bob

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Name
Benoit, Bob Gender: M
Robert Benoit
born on 8 February 1927 at 20:45 (= 8:45 PM )
Place Gary, Indiana, 41n36, 87w21
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°22' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°52 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 01°39'



Biography

American chief operating officer and general manager since 1977 of the Hollywood Park Racetrack in Inglewood, California. In 2004, he became the first recipient of the Laffit Pincay Jr. Award, given by Hollywood Park to a person who served racing with "integrity, extraordinary dedication, determination, and distinction".

In 1951, Benoit became sports editor of the Inglewood Daily News.

He died of pneumonia on 15 August 2008 at Centinela Valley Hospital in Inglewood.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Indiana archives.

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Pneumonia
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Pneumonia)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
  • Vocation : Business : Middle Management
  • Vocation : Sports : Race Horses
  • Vocation : Sports : Race Horses
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award