James Cash Penney bio

Birth Name: James Cash Penney

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: September16, 1875

Date Of Death: February 12, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

James Cash Penney was born on the 16th of September, 1875. He was popular for being a Entrepreneur. Well-named entrepreneur who started the J.C. Penny Company in 1913.

James Cash Penney was born in Canada. He planned on going to college to become a lawyer. He nearly lost everything he owned after the 1929 stock crash. He became ill and had to be hospitalized in the Battle Creek Sanitarium. He heard the hymn God Will Take Care of You, after which he became a born-again Christian.

James Cash Penney was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Cash Penney was born in 1870s.

James Cash Penney 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 Cash Penney’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 Cash Penney’s parents.

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Personal Life

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James Cash Penney was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME:James Cash Penney
BIRTH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: James Cash Penney was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: James Cash Penney was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: James Cash Penney had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

James Cash Penney’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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