McCaskill, Ian

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McCaskill, Ian Gender: M
John Robertson McCaskill
born on 28 July 1938 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 05°06' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 29°13 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 22°49'


Scottish meteorologist and BBC weatherman who presented the television weather forecast for the BBC from 1978 until his retirement on 31 July 1998. In 2006, he co-wrote the book Frozen in Time, about Britain's worst ever winters, with Paul Hudson. McCaskill was diagnosed with dementia in 2011, and he died on 10 December 2016, aged 78.

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Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes BC.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Alzheimer's/Senility (Dementia)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor (Weather presenter)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology (Meteorologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction