George Murphy

George Murphy bio

Birth Name: George Lloyd Murphy

Occupation: Stage Actor

Place Of Birth: New Haven

Date Of Birth: July 4, 1902

Date Of Death: May 3, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

George Murphy was born on the 4th of July, 1902. He was famous for being a Stage Actor. Dancer, actor, and former U.S. senator from California who served as President of the Screen Actors Guild and received an honorary Academy Award in 1951.

George Murphy was born in New Haven. He briefly attended Yale until deciding to give up college and become a dancer. He worked as a miner, a tool maker for Ford, a real estate agent, and a nightclub dancer. Known as a song and dance man, he appeared in many big-budget musicals, such as For Me and My Gal, Broadway Melody of 1938, and Broadway Melody of 1940. He also appeared in comedy films such as Tom, Dick and Harry.

George Murphy was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Lloyd Murphy 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".


George’s George Lloyd Murphy attended Peddie School, Trinity-Pawling School and Yale University.


George Murphy’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 Murphy’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

George Murphy was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: George Lloyd Murphy
NICKNAME: George Lloyd Murphy, George Murphy
RELIGION: Roman Catholic



Zodiac Sign: George Murphy 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: George Murphy was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: George Murphy 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.

George Murphy’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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