Rhodes, John Jacob III
|born on||8 September 1943 at 22:35 (= 10:35 PM )|
|Place||Mesa, Arizona, 33n25, 111w49|
|Timezone||MWT h6w (is war time)|
|Astrology data||15°38' 07°17 Asc. 18°40'|
American politician, who served as Republican Representative from Arizona's 1st congressional district from 3 January 1987 to 3 January 1993.
His father and namesake, John Jacob Rhodes, represented the 1st district from 1953 to 1983. As a result, the younger Rhodes spent much of his youth in Washington, D. C. He graduated from the Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland (1961); graduated from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut (1965) with an A.B., and from the University of Arizona College of Law in Tucson, Arizona with a J.D. (1968).
Rhodes joined the United States Army in 1968, served in Vietnam, and left as a captain in 1970. He was admitted to the Arizona State bar in 1968 and commenced practice in Mesa.
Rhodes died on 20 January 2011, aged 67, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Washington, D.C.. Rhodes had been treated for three fractured vertebrae he sustained in an automobile accident in October 2010. He was found unconscious ten days before his death and began suffering organ failure.
- child->parent relationship with Rhodes, John Jacob (born 18 September 1916)
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Family : Childhood : Family noted
- Vocation : Law : Attorney
- Vocation : Military : Military service (Army captain, Vietnam War)
- Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Republican)
- Vocation : Politics : Public office