Chu, Arthur

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Name
Chu, Arthur Gender: M
Arthur Racian Chu 
born on 30 January 1984 at 19:20 (= 7:20 PM )
Place Albany, New York, 42n39, 73w45
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 10°18' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 18°28 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 07°13'



Arthur Chu (2015)
photo: Karen Rustad, license cc-by-2.0

Biography

American columnist and former contestant on the syndicated U.S. game show Jeopardy!, who became the sixth highest-earning Jeopardy! champion in non-tournament gameplay, with a grand total of $298,200. Chu also won an additional $100,000 for taking second place in the 2014 Tournament of Champions.

Since appearing on Jeopardy!, Chu has used his fame to speak out publicly on issues that are important to him. He later became a columnist and Internet commentator, writing for The Daily Beast and Salon on various issues, including racism and sexism in nerd culture.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "Years later I mentioned it to my mom and she said I had been wrong about my time of birth this whole time I remembered being a morning baby (7:20 am) but actually I was twelve hours off (7:20 pm)" [1], "I'll be there on my birthday, Jan 30" [2], "I was born in Albany NY" [3], "I am 34 years old" (posted Oct 2018) [4].

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Winnings/ Lottery (Game show winner)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Voice-Over
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (Game show winner)