James Anthony Bailey

James Anthony Bailey bio

Birth Name: James Anthony Bailey

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: Detroit

Date Of Birth: July 4, 1847

Date Of Death: April 11, 1906

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

James Anthony Bailey was born on the 4th of July, 1847. He was famous for being a Person. Known as the eponymous Bailey of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus who held the position of a circus ringmaster.

James Anthony Bailey was born in Detroit. He first met with P.T. Barnum in 1881 and had a large part in obtaining Jumbo the Elephant as part of their newly formed circus duo. He was born with the name James Anthony McGuiness but changed it to Bailey after being discovered by Frederic Augusta Bailey. He was orphaned previously at the age of eight.

James Anthony Bailey was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Anthony Bailey was born in 1840s.

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

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James Anthony Bailey was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: James Anthony Bailey
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: James Anthony Bailey 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: James Anthony Bailey was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: James Anthony Bailey 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.

James Anthony Bailey’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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