Rose, Murray

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Rose, Murray Gender: M
Iain Murray Rose
born on 6 January 1939 at 16:23 (= 4:23 PM )
Place Birmingham, England, 52n30, 1w50
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 15°28' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 26°43 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 19°29'

Murray Rose
photo: en:User:Ajayvius, license gfdl


Australian swimmer, the youngest Triple Gold Medal Olympic winner in Melbourne in 1956 and Rome in 1960. In March 1964, he played in a movie as a stuntman, "Ride The Wild Surf" and later became a TV commentator. He died of leukaemia on 15 April 2012 at the age of 73 in Sydney.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • opponent/rival/enemy relationship with Konrads, John (born 21 May 1942)
  • opponent/rival/enemy relationship with Troy, Mike (born 3 October 1940). Notes: Swim opponents, 1960 Olympics 4×200 m freestyle


  • Work : Prize 1956 (Olympic Gold Medal)
  • Work : Prize 1960 (Olympic Gold Medal)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released March 1964 (Played in movie as stuntman)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Garth Allen quotes Arthur de Dion from the family, AA, 6/1958.

On 27 November 2013, Sy Scholfield changed the place of birth from Nairn, Scotland, to Birmingham, England. ("Iain M. Rose" is listed in the March 1939 quarter of the UK Births Index as born in the Birmingham district; mother's maiden name was Folwell. Numerous biographical resources confirm his mother's maiden name was Eileen Folwell).


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Leukaemia)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor (TV commentator)
  • Vocation : Sports : Swimming (Freestyle)
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (Triple Gold Medal winner, 1956)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book