Close, Chuck

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Close, Chuck Gender: M
Charles Thomas Close
born on 5 July 1940 at 13:30 (= 1:30 PM )
Place Monroe, Washington, 47n51, 121w58
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 13°40' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 19°04 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 25°10'

Chuck Close (2009)
photo: Sotolux, license cc-by-3.0


American painter, visual artist, and photographer, who made massive-scale photorealist and abstract portraits of himself and others, which hang in collections internationally. Close also created photo portraits using a very large format camera. He adapted his painting style and working methods in 1988, after being paralyzed by an occlusion of the anterior spinal artery. He died from congestive heart failure on 19 August 2021 at age 81 in Oceanside, New York.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Health : Acute illness 7 December 1988 (Paralyzed by a seizure caused by spinal artery collapse)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Steinbrecher collection quotes Gauquelin Book of American Charts.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Heart disease/attack (Terminal)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
  • Vocation : Art : Photography (Photographer)