Darrell Royal

Darrell Royal bio

Birth Name: Darrell Royal

Occupation: Football Coach

Place Of Birth: OK

Date Of Birth: July 6, 1924

Date Of Death: November 7, 2012

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Darrell Royal was born on the 6th of July, 1924. He was famous for being a Football Coach. Legendary football coach of the University of Texas who pioneered the wishbone offense, leading to three national championships.

Darrell Royal was born in OK. He took over the Longhorns in 1957, following a season when the team won only a single game. He had 11 Southwest Conference titles to go with his three national championships, and his 184-game winning record, compiled over 20 years, was one of the best in college football.

Darrell Royal was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Darrell Royal was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Darrell Royal is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Darrell’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Darrell Royal’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Darrell Royal’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Darrell Royal kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Darrell Royal was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Darrell Royal
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Darrell Royal was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Darrell Royal was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Darrell Royal had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Darrell Royal’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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