Vernon Adams Jr.

Vernon Adams Jr.

Name Vernon Adams Jr.
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1993-01-03
Place of Birth Pasadena, CA
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Birth Sign Capricorn

About Vernon Adams Jr.

Former Eastern Washington University quarterback known for transferring to the University of Oregon as a senior in 2015, where he was seen as the heir to Heisman Trophy-winner Marcus Mariota. Injuries limited his effectiveness and he finished with a 7-3 record while missing four games.

Early Life of Vernon Adams Jr.

He enrolled at Eastern Washington University in 2011 and spent his freshman season as a redshirt. He proceeded to start for the Eagles for three seasons before taking advantage of the NCAA’s graduate transfer rules to play at Oregon.

Trivia

After not being selected in the NFL Draft, he signed with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes. He was a two-time Walter Payton Award-finalist while at Eastern Washington.

Family Life

He was born to Vernon Adams and Desirae McWhorter. He had a son with Cheyenne Merritt in 2014.

Associated With

He was teammates with Royce Freeman while at Oregon.

Vernon Watkins

Vernon Watkins

Name Vernon Watkins
Profession Poet
Date of Birth 1906-06-27
Place of Birth Wales
Age 61 yrs
Death Date 1967-10-08
Birth Sign Cancer

About Vernon Watkins

Twentieth-century Welsh poet, artist, and translator who published Ballad of the Mari Llwyd in 1941.

Early Life of Vernon Watkins

He could read by the age of four and decided at age five that he wanted to be a poet.

Trivia

He suffered from a heart condition but refused to let his illness stop him from playing tennis. Sadly, he died in Seattle at the age of sixty-one, while playing his favorite sport.

Family Life

He married Gwen Watkins, whom he had met in England during World War II. The couple had five children.

Associated With

He was a close friend of poet Dylan Thomas.

Vernon White | MMA Fighter

Vernon White | MMA Fighter

Name Vernon White
Profession MMA Fighter
Date of Birth 1971-12-03
Place of Birth Nevada
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Vernon White

Retired UFC, IFL, and Strikeforce competitor fought in over 60 career bouts.

Early Life of Vernon White

He made his MMA debut for Japan’s Pancrase promotion on September 21, 1993.

Trivia

He is a former King of the Cage Middleweight Champion.

Family Life

He married Melissa Kline on April 30, 2007; the couple has a son.

Associated With

He was knocked out by Chuck Liddell at UFC 49.

Vernon Manlapaz | Animator

Vernon Manlapaz | Animator

Name Vernon Manlapaz
Profession Animator
Date of Birth 1990-07-20
Place of Birth Manila,
Philippines
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Birth Sign Cancer

About Vernon Manlapaz

Visual effects wizard working in 3D animation manager notable for bringing inanimate objects to life. 

Early Life of Vernon Manlapaz

He studied at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde before going to the Vancouver Film School on scholarship/

Trivia

Videos of his work earned him more than 210,000 followers on the Instagram account vernbestintheworld

Family Life

He was born and raised in Manila, Philippines.

Associated With

SubZeroExtabyte is also known for his 3D animation. 

Vernon Philander

Vernon Philander

Name Vernon Philander
Profession Cricket Player
Date of Birth 1985-06-24
Place of Birth South Africa
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Birth Sign Cancer

About Vernon Philander

Right-handed bowling all-rounder who has represented South African in tournaments like the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Domestically, he has been a longtime member of the Cape Cobras, whom he joined in 2004.

Early Life of Vernon Philander

He attended Webner Street Primary School in his hometown of Ravensmead, South Africa. 

Trivia

Through the first 7 years of his Test career, he became one of a small handful of players ever to average a strike rate of 50 or less in Test matches. 

Family Life

His mother’s name is Bonny. 

Associated With

zHe has played with AB de Villiers on the South African national team.