Doris Miller

Doris Miller bio

Birth Name: Doris Miller

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Waco

Date Of Birth: October 12, 1919

Date Of Death: November 24, 1943

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Doris Miller was born on the 12th of October, 1919. He was famous for being a War Hero. U.S. Navy cook who was the first African-American recipient of the prestigious Navy Cross.

Doris Miller was born in Waco. He worked on his family’s farm before enlisting in the U.S. Navy in 1939. He fired anti-aircraft bullets at Japanese attackers and led injured American sailors to safety during the Attack on Pearl Harbor.

Doris Miller was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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

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Personal Life

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

Doris Miller was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Doris Miller
NICKNAME: Dorie Miller
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Doris Miller was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Doris Miller was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Doris Miller 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.

Doris Miller’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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