Rogers, Will Jr.

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Name
Rogers, Will Jr. Gender: M
William Vann Rogers, Jr.
born on 20 October 1911 at 20:00 (= 8:00 PM )
Place New York, New York, 40n43, 74w0
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 26°31' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 13°05 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 21°44'



Alternative birthtime
From biography
Date 20 October 1911 at 04:30 (= 04:30 AM )
Place New York, NY (US), 40n43, 74w0
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 25°52' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 04°38 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 04°56'


Biography

American noted family, the son of Oklahoma humorist Will Rogers. Will Jr. was a military officer during WWII who took a short stint as a US Representative from California from January 3, 1943 to May 23, 1944. He returned to the army but in 1946 waged an unsuccessful bid for Congress. He remained an active civil servant, did some acting and became involved in newspaper publishing as well.

He died July 9, 1993, in Tubac, AZ.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • child->parent relationship with Rogers, Will (born 4 November 1879)

Events

  • Death of Father 15 August 1935 at 8:18 PM in Point Barrow (Will Rogers, plane crash, age 45)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Lose social status 1946 (Lost bid for election to US Congress)

Source Notes

David Dozier quotes the biography, "My Cousin, Will Rogers."

Sy Scholfield quotes a different time of birth in "The Papers of Will Rogers: From Vaudeville to Broadway, Volume 3: September 1908-August 1915" by Will Rogers, Steven K. Gragert, and M. Jane Johansson (University of Oklahoma Press, 2001), p. 249: "New York, N.Y. . . . William Vann Rogers, was born on Friday, 20 October 1911 . . . in a nursing home at 4:30 A.M." The source is unclear but the birth certificate and baby book are mentioned.

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Family noted (Cousin of Will Rogers)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Vocation : Politics : Candidate and lost
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office