Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper bio

Birth Name: Dennis Lee Hopper

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Dodge City

Date Of Birth: May 17, 1936

Date Of Death: May 29, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Dennis Hopper was born on the 17th of May, 1936. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. Actor known for his dramatic performances in films such as Easy Rider, Blue Velvet, and Speed. His other notable films include Apocalypse Now and Rumble Fish .

Dennis Hopper was born in Dodge City. He studied drama with actor Lee Strasberg for five years at the Actors’ Studio in New York City. One of his earliest works was with James Dean in A Rebel Without a Cause.

Dennis Hopper was a Taurus and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Dennis Hopper was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Dennis Lee Hopper is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Dennis’s Dennis Lee Hopper attended Helix High School, La Mesa, California, United States (1954) and Actors Studio, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States.


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

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Personal Life

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

Dennis Hopper was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Dennis Lee Hopper
NICKNAME: Dennis Lee Hopper, Dennis Hopper
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Dennis Hopper was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

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

Ruling Planet: Dennis Hopper had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Dennis Hopper’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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