Doris Duke bio

Birth Name: Doris Duke

Occupation: Family Member

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: November22, 1912

Date Of Death: October 28, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Doris Duke was born on the 22nd of November, 1912. She was popular for being a Family Member. Tobacco heiress and prominent philanthropist. The daughter of James Buchanan Duke, she established Duke Gardens in New Jersey (not to be confused with the Sarah P. Duke Gardens on the North Carolina campus of Duke University) and managed the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Doris Duke was born in New York City. She grew up on Duke Farms in New Jersey. She increased her father’s already massive fortune fourfold and used the money to patronize artists and collect antiques.

Doris Duke was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Doris Duke was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Doris Duke 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".


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


Doris Duke’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Doris Duke’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Doris Duke kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Doris Duke was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Doris Duke
BIRTH SIGN:Sagittarius
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Doris Duke was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

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

Ruling Planet: Doris Duke had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Doris Duke’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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