Wednesday 28 January 2015

Louis Chevrolet, 1878–1941 (Swiss-American racecar driver, automotive engineer, founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company)

* Louis Chevrolet revelled in automobiles. He turned from mechanic to racecar driver to automotive engine designer to co-founder of an international car company bearing his name. The namesake of the 'Chevy' had the highly-driven combination of Mars in the first degree of Sagittarius trine his Leo Ascendant.


BIRTH DATA: Louis Joseph Chevrolet, 25 December 1878, 18:30 (6:30 pm) LMT (-0:29:44), La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland (47n06, 6e50). ASC: 1 Leo. RR: B (from biography). SOURCE: Sy Scholfield quotes from "Louis Chevrolet: der Mann, der dem Chevy seinen Namen gab : die Geschichte des Rennfahrers und Autopioniers -- 1878 bis 1941" by Martin Sinzig (Huber, 2011), p. 25: "Am 25. Dezember 1878, um sechseinhalb Uhr nachmittags, wird Louis Joseph Chevrolet an der Rue Du Grenier 22a in La Chaux-de-Fonds geboren."

Translation: "On 25 December 1878 at six-thirty after noon, Louis Joseph Chevrolet was born at 22a Rue Du Grenierin La Chaux-de-Fonds."

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