George Dewey

George Dewey bio

Birth Name: George Dewey

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Vermont

Date Of Birth: December 26, 1837

Date Of Death: January 16, 1917

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George Dewey was born on the 26th of December, 1837. He was best known for being a War Hero. Military veteran notable for becoming the first person in United States history to attain the rank of Admiral of the Navy. As Admiral, he became famous for his victory in the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish–American War.

George Dewey was born in Vermont. He began attending Norwich Military School in 1852 and was admitted into the Naval Academy in 1854. A special military decoration, the Dewey Medal, was created in his honor, making him one of the small handful of Americans ever to wear a governmental medal bearing his own image.

George Dewey was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Dewey was born in 1830s.

George Dewey 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

George Dewey was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: George Dewey
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: George Dewey was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: George Dewey was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: George Dewey had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

George Dewey’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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