Busby, Gerald

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Busby, Gerald Gender: M
Gerald Lee Busby
born on 16 December 1935 at 05:22 (= 05:22 AM )
Place Abilene, Texas, 32n27, 99w44
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 23°35' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 07°55 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 24°42'


American composer known for scoring Paul Taylor's dance "Runes" and Robert Altman's film "3 Women."

In 1977, with the assistance of Virgil Thomson, he moved to the Hotel Chelsea in New York City where he has written most of his work.

In 1985 Busby was diagnosed with HIV as was his partner Samuel Byers. Byers died on 14 December 1993; the couple had been together for 18 years.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Health : Medical diagnosis 1985 (HIV)

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand, submitted by Sy Scholfield. The numerals for the minutes are blurred.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (HIV)
  • Family : Relationship : Cohabitation more than 3 yrs (18 years)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Same sex
  • Passions : Sexuality : Gay
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger