John Wayne


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

John Wayne

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?

He 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 centimeters, 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.

See also: Celebrities who are 6 ft 4 inches.

Related: Famous actors who are tall.

How many years ago did he die?

He died 44 years, 11 months, and 7 days ago.

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 44 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 eleven FIFA World Cups and twelve US presidential elections have taken place.
  • Since his death, the United States has had seven new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had eight new prime ministers.
  • 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.

Other people who were born around May 26, 1907

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as John Wayne.

Rosalind Russell

Rosalind Russell

Actress Deceased
Born on June 4, 1907
Star Sign: Gemini

People who are the same height as John Wayne

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

George Floyd

George Floyd

Murder victim Deceased
Born on October 14, 1973
Height: 1.93m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are taller than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Michael Clarke Duncan

Michael Clarke Duncan

Actor Deceased
Born on December 10, 1957
Height: 1.96m / 6 ft 5 inches

Mick Fleetwood

Mick Fleetwood

British musician
Born on June 24, 1947
Height: 1.95m / 6 ft 5 inches

Per Mertesacker

Per Mertesacker

German soccer player
Born on September 29, 1984
Height: 1.98m / 6 ft 6 inches

People who are shorter than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly

Born on April 22, 1990
Height: 1.92m / 6 ft 4 inches

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo

Soccer player
Born on February 5, 1985
Height: 1.87m / 6 ft 2 inches

Pete Doherty

Pete Doherty

English musician
Born on March 12, 1979
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

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