Cade, Tom

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Cade, Tom Gender: M
Thomas Joseph Cade
born on 10 January 1928 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place San Angelo, Texas, 31n28, 100w26
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°16' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°45 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 12°41'


American ornithologist most notable for his efforts to conserve the peregrine falcon. He was a founder of The Peregrine Fund, a nonprofit credited as "the world’s most important raptor conservation organization". Efforts of The Peregrine Fund and other conservation groups resulted in more than 6,000 captive-bred falcons released into the wild from 1975 to 1995.

His books include The Falcons of the World (1982) and Peregrine Falcon Populations: Their Management and Recovery (1988). A biography, Tom Cade: A Life in Science and Conservation by Clinton Blount, was published in 2018.

In 1952, Cade married Renetta Mae Bennewaite. Together, they had five children. Cade died on 6 February 2019 at the age of 91 in Boise, Idaho.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 1952 (Renetta Mae Bennewaite)

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file. The certificate gives time of birth as "12 M" and contains no personal names, however these names are recorded in the Texas Birth Index.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (BA, MA, PhD in biology)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Five)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 91)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Ornithologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (The Peregrine Fund)