Neckermann, Josef

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Josef Neckermann
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Neckermann, Josef Gender: M
born on 5 June 1912 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Würzburg, Germany, 49n48, 9e56
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 14°28' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 16°10 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 06°08'


German equestrian and Olympic champion. He won Olympic medals at four different Olympics, in 1960, 1964, 1968 and 1972.

He was also the founder and owner of the German mail order company Neckermann AG in 1938. The company got into trouble in the 1970ies and was sold to Karstadt in 1976.

Neckermann died on 13 January 1992 from lung cancer.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Taeger IHL, quotes journal Urania 1/1973, original source not known


  • Vocation : Business : Entrepreneur (Neckermann mail order company)
  • Vocation : Sports : Equestrian
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (won six medals, among them two gold medals)