Roberts, John D.

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Roberts, John D. Gender: M
John Dombrowski Roberts
born on 8 June 1918 at 08:40 (= 08:40 AM )
Place Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15
Timezone PDT h7w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 17°01' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 13°34 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 25°58'

John D. Roberts (2010)
photo: Unknown, license cc-by-sa-3.0


American chemist who made contributions to the integration of physical chemistry, spectroscopy, and organic chemistry for the understanding of chemical reaction rates. Another characteristic of Roberts' work was the early use of NMR, the concept of spin-spin coupling.

He published his autobiography, The Right Place at the Right Time, in 1990. Roberts died on 29 October 2016 at the age of 98 from a stroke.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1990 (Autobiography, "The Right Place at the Right Time")

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 Ed Steinbrecher collection: Gauquelin Book of American Charts.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Stroke
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Stroke)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 98)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Educator)
  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry (Chemist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer ("The Right Place at the Right Time")
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award