Hannig, Alex

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Name
Hannig, Alex Gender: M
Alejandro Hannig Ulriksen
born on 21 October 1897 at 08:30 (= 08:30 AM )
Place Concepción, Chile, 36s50, 73w03
Timezone LST m70w40 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 28°25' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 29°39 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 24°42'



Alex Hannig (at Olympic Games of Amsterdam 1928)
photo: Alexhannig, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

Chilean sprinter of German descent who competed in the men's 200 metres at the 1928 Summer Olympics.

After his retirement from athletics he devoted himself to motor racing, both as a driver and a member of the Automobile Club of Chile, and in the business world, occupying various positions as a representative of the German DKW and BMW brands in Chile between 1932 and 1963.

He died in Santiago on 17 February 1987, aged 89.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate: "a las (cuatro) ocho i media de la mañana" (at [four] eight-thirty in the morning). Thanks to Mario Treviño for explaining that the note in the margin of the record states that the "cuatro" (four) in brackets is a clerical error.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Public relations
  • Vocation : Sports : Race Cars
  • Vocation : Sports : Track and Field (Sprinter)