Quick, John Herbert

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Quick, John Herbert Gender: M
born on 24 October 1861 at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )
Place Steamboat Rock, Iowa, 42n25, 93w04
Timezone LMT m93w04 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 00°50' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 00°32 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 15°33'

John Herbert Quick


American author whose works include "Vandemark's Folly" (1922), "The Hawkeye" (1923), "The Invisible Woman" (1924), and an autobiography, "One Man's Life" (1925).

He was afflicted with polio as a small child. He married Ella Corey in 1890. He died on 10 May 1925 in Columbia, Missouri.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes Quick's book, "One Man's Life: An Autobiography" (Bobbs-Merrill, 1925), p. 2: "I was born at midnight or thereabouts on the night of ... the twenty-third or the twenty-fourth [of October 1861] ... when I was about fifteen I went into the matter as thoroughly as possible and decided that it was the twenty-third."


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Polio
  • Vocation : Law : Attorney
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction