King, Bob

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King, Bob Gender: M
Robert Wade King
born on 20 June 1906 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 28°30' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 15°35 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 17°13'

Bob King (at the 1928 Olympics)


American athlete, who won a gold medal in the high jump at the 1928 Summer Olympics with a jump of 1.93 m. His personal best was 1.997 m, achieved earlier that year. After graduating from Stanford University, King studied in a medical school and later became a prominent obstetrician. He died on 29 July 1965 at aged 59 in Walnut Creek, California.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Prize 29 July 1928 (Gold medal in the Olympics)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate and upgraded the Rodden Rating to BC/BR in hand. Previously this entry had same data quoted from Steinbrecher Collection: Gauquelin Book of American Charts.


  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 6 ft 3 in/ 1.90 m)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (174 lb/ 79 kg)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician (Obstetrician)
  • Vocation : Sports : Track and Field (High jumper)
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (Gold medal, High jump)