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Ed Gein

Murderer

Born on August 27, 1906.
Died at the age of 77 on July 26, 1984.
Cause of Death: Lung cancer.

Ed Gein

Which generation did Ed Gein belong to?

Ed Gein was a part of the Greatest Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Ed Gein was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1906.

That is a 39 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

Which star sign was Ed Gein?

He had the star sign Virgo.

Life Path Number

His Life Path Number was 6.

How tall was he?

Ed Gein was around 5 ft 7 inches tall. In centimeters, his height was 170 cm.

This means that he was slightly shorter than the average American male. However, he was still taller than the average woman.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 7 inches.

How many years ago did he die?

He died 39 years, 4 months, and 15 days ago.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Monday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Thursday.

How long ago did Ed Gein die?

He died in July 1984, which was over 39 years ago. Three decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Ed Gein's death in 1984, roughly nine FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around ten US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had six new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had eight new prime ministers.
  • When Ed Gein died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1984, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Bon Jovi, Whitney Houston, Oprah Winfrey, Johnny Depp, and Guns N' Roses.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film Back to the Future.

Other people who died around July 26, 1984

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Ed Gein.

Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye

RnB Singer Deceased
Died on April 1, 1984
Died at the age of 44
Star Sign: Aries

Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman

Comedian Deceased
Died on May 16, 1984
Died at the age of 35
Star Sign: Capricorn

Truman Capote

Truman Capote

Author Deceased
Died on August 25, 1984
Died at the age of 59
Star Sign: Libra

People who are the same height as Ed Gein

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Jessica Biel

Jessica Biel

Actress
Born on March 3, 1982
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

People who are taller than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Shane MacGowan

Shane MacGowan

Singer Deceased
Born on December 25, 1957
Height: 1.76m / 5 ft 9 inches

Bella Thorne

Bella Thorne

Actress
Born on October 8, 1997
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor

US President Deceased
Born on November 24, 1784
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

People who are shorter than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Jenna Fischer

Jenna Fischer

Actress
Born on March 7, 1974
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

Nicole Appleton

Nicole Appleton

All Saints
Born on December 7, 1974
Height: 1.67m / 5 ft 6 inches

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

Drummer
Born on July 7, 1940
Height: 1.65m / 5 ft 5 inches

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