Solomon, Peggy

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Name
Solomon, Peggy Gender: F
Margery Lee Mastbaum
born on 14 August 1908 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 39n57, 75w10
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 21°18' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 24°32 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 23°55'



Biography

American bridge player who, as Peggy Golder in 1942, became ACBL Life Master number 33, the third woman to achieve the rank after Sally Young and Helen Sobel. She was co-author of the book Bridge for Women (Doubleday, 1967).

In 1930 she married Benjamin M. Golder, who was a U.S. Congressman from Philadelphia (1925–1933); he would be 1946 president of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) and die in office. Peggy Golder started bridge lessons "shortly before World War II". Charles Goren was her second teacher and Charles J. Solomon, another star player from Philadelphia became her mentor; they married in 1948. Charles Solomon would be president of the ACBL in 1958, the year the World Bridge Federation was established, and second president of the WBF (1964–1968). He died in 1975.

Solomon died at age 86 at home in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania on 4 March 1995 from pulmonary fibrosis.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Relationship : Marriage 1930 (Benjamin M. Golder)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1948 (Charles J. Solomon)
  • Death by Disease 4 March 1995 (Pulmonary fibrosis, age 86)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (Pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Pulmonary fibrosis)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 86)
  • Vocation : Sports : Games - Bridge/ Chess/ Other (Bridge)
  • Vocation : Writers : How To .... (Play bridge)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (ACBL Life Master)