Jeffrey Hunter bio

Birth Name: Henry Herman McKinnies Jr.

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: November25, 1926

Date Of Death: May 27, 1969

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jeffrey Hunter was born on the 25th of November, 1926. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Prolific actor who played John Wayne ‘s sidekick in The Searchers and Captain Christopher Pike in the pilot episode of Star Trek.

Jeffrey Hunter was born in New Orleans. While performing at a college play, a scout from 20th Century Fox spotted him and offered him a contract. He was the title character on the shortlived NBC series, Temple Houston.

Jeffrey Hunter was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jeffrey Hunter was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Henry Herman McKinnies Jr. is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Jeffrey’s Henry Herman McKinnies Jr. attended Whitefish Bay High School and Northwestern University.


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

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Personal Life

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

Jeffrey Hunter was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Henry Herman McKinnies Jr.
NICKNAME:Jeff Hunter, Hank McKinnies
RELIGION:Anglican / Episcopalian
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Jeffrey Hunter was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Jeffrey Hunter was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Jeffrey Hunter had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Jeffrey Hunter’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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