Kirk Penney

Kirk Penney

Name Kirk Penney
Profession Basketball Player
Date of Birth 1980-11-23
Place of Birth New Zealand
Death Date
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Kirk Penney

Basketball player who has competed for New Zealand at many international tournaments, winning gold at the FIBA Oceania Championship in 2009. The same year, he was named the National Basketball League’s MVP as a member of the New Zealand Breakers.

Early Life of Kirk Penney

He was two-time First-Team All-Big Ten selection at the University of Wisconsin.


He was the second leading scorer at the 2010 World Championships, scoring 24.7 points per game.

Family Life

His brother is rugby union player Rodd Penney.

Associated With

He was teammates with NBA All-Star Devin Harris at Wisconsin.

James Cash Penney

James Cash Penney

Name James Cash Penney
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1875-09-16
Place of Birth Canada
Age 95 yrs
Death Date 1971-02-12
Birth Sign Virgo

About James Cash Penney

Well-named entrepreneur who started the J.C. Penny Company in 1913.

Early Life Experience of James Cash Penney

He planned on going to college to become a lawyer.

Trivia Info

He nearly lost everything he owned after the 1929 stock crash. He became ill and had to be hospitalized in the Battle Creek Sanitarium. He heard the hymn God Will Take Care of You, after which he became a born-again Christian.

Family Life and Relationship

He was with his third wife Caroline Marie Autenrieth for over 40 years. Over the course of his three marriages, he had three sons and two daughters.

Close Associates

He founded 40Plus with Arthur Godfrey.