Jack Dempsey bio

Birth Name: William Harrison Dempsey

Occupation: Boxer

Place Of Birth: Colorado

Date Of Birth: June 24, 1895

Date Of Death: May 31, 1983

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jack Dempsey was born on the 24th of June, 1895. He was known for being a Boxer. Prizefighter known for his savage style which scored him forty-nine knockouts. He held the World Heavyweight Title in boxing from 1919 to 1926.

Jack Dempsey was born in Colorado. He would spend nights in hobo camps in his youth when he had no money. He became a member of The Ring magazine’s Boxing Hall of Fame in 1951.

Jack Dempsey was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jack Dempsey was born in 1890s.

William Harrison Dempsey 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".


Jack’s William Harrison Dempsey attended Bucknell.


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

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

Jack Dempsey was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Harrison Dempsey
NICKNAME: Manassa Mauler
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Jack Dempsey 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: Jack Dempsey was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Jack Dempsey 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.

Jack Dempsey’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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