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John Wayne

Actor.

Born on May 26, 1907.
Died at the age of 72 on June 11, 1979.
Cause of Death: Stomach cancer.

John Wayne
He has been dead for over 42 years.
Who else died in 1979?
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did John Wayne belong to?

John Wayne was a part of the Greatest Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

John Wayne was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1907.

That is a 38 year difference!

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

What was he also known as?

His nickname / alias was: "Duke"

Which star sign was John Wayne?

John Wayne had the star sign Gemini.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 3.

How tall was he?

John Wayne was around 6 ft 4 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 193 cm.

This means that he was a lot taller than the average American man. In other words, he was so tall that he would have stood out in crowds.

Related: Famous actors who are tall.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Monday.

How long ago did John Wayne die?

He died in June, 1979, which was over 42 years ago. Four 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 John Wayne's death in 1979, roughly ten FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around eleven US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had seven new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had six new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When John Wayne died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1979, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Metallica, U2, Phil Collins and Princess Diana.

People who are the same height as John Wayne.

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

Jason Momoa

Actor.
Born on August 1st, 1979
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

David Hasselhoff

Actor.
Born on July 17th, 1952
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Virgil van Dijk

Soccer player.
Born on July 8th, 1991
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

Stephen King

Author.
Born on September 21st, 1947
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Usain Bolt

Sprinter.
Born on August 21st, 1986
Height: 1.95m / 6 ft 5 inches

Etika

American YouTuber. Deceased
Born on May 12th, 1990
Height: 1.98m / 6 ft 6 inches

Calvin Harris

DJ.
Born on January 17th, 1984
Height: 1.97m / 6 ft 6 inches

Howard Stern

Radio personality.
Born on January 12th, 1954
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

Kobe Bryant

Basketball player. Deceased
Born on August 23rd, 1978
Height: 1.98m / 6 ft 6 inches

Nemanja Matic

Serbian soccer player.
Born on August 1st, 1988
Height: 1.94m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Raul Julia

Actor. Deceased
Born on March 9th, 1940
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Beauden Barrett

Rugby player.
Born on May 27th, 1991
Height: 1.87m / 6 ft 2 inches

Liev Schreiber

Actor.
Born on October 4th, 1967
Height: 1.91m / 6 ft 3 inches

Muhammad Ali

Boxer. Deceased
Born on January 17th, 1942
Height: 1.91m / 6 ft 3 inches

Bobby Lashley

Wrestler.
Born on July 16th, 1976
Height: 1.91m / 6 ft 3 inches

David de Gea

Soccer player.
Born on November 7th, 1990
Height: 1.92m / 6 ft 4 inches

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