Cade, Robert

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Name
Cade, Robert Gender: M
James Robert Cade
born on 26 September 1927 at 22:40 (= 10:40 PM )
Place San Antonio, Texas, 29n25, 98w30
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 03°05' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 16°58 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 21°13'



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Robert Cade
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Biography

American physician, university professor, research scientist and inventor. Cade earned his bachelor and medical degrees, and became a professor of medicine and nephrology at the University of Florida. Although Cade engaged in many areas of medical research, he is most widely remembered as the leader of the research team that formulated the sports drink Gatorade. Gatorade would have significant medical applications for treating dehydration in patients, and has generated over $150 million in royalties for the university.

In his later years, Cade became a prominent philanthropist, donating significant sums to charities affiliated with the Lutheran Church, creating scholarships and donating freely to the University of Florida and other colleges and universities, and endowing his own charitable foundations.

He died on 27 November 2007, aged 80, in Gainesville, Florida.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth certificate [1].

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher (Research scientist)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (University professor)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Formulated the sports drink Gatorade)