Davis, Jack

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Name
Davis, Jack Gender: M
Jack Wells Davis
born on 11 September 1930 at 06:15 (= 06:15 AM )
Place Amarillo, Texas, 35n13, 101w50
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 18°02' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 25°51 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 14°46'



Jack Davis (at the 1952 Olympics)

Biography

American track and field hurdler, silver medalist in the 1952 and 1956 Olympics over 110-metre hurdles. He set a new world record 13.4 in a heat at the AAU in 1956.

Davis served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1957, and then became a real estate developer. He helped found the United States Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California.

In 2004, he was inducted into the USA Track & Field Hall of Fame, and the USC Hall of Fame. He died on 20 July 2012, aged 81, in San Diego, California.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1952 (Olympic Silver medal, 110-metre hurdles)
  • Work : Prize 1956 (Olympic Silver medal, 110-metre hurdles)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate and upgraded the rating to AA (BC/BR in hand). Previously this entry had same data quoted from Steinbrecher collection: Gauquelin Book of American Charts.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Real estate
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (U.S. Navy)
  • Vocation : Sports : Track and Field
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame
  • Notable : Awards : Medals (2x Olympic Silver medal, 110-metre hurdles)
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (2x Silver medal, 110-metre hurdles)