John Basilone

John Basilone bio

Birth Name: John Basilone

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Buffalo

Date Of Birth: November 4, 1916

Date Of Death: February 19, 1945

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Basilone was born on the 4th of November, 1916. He was famous for being a War Hero. Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant who earned the Medal of Honor for his bravery at Guadalcanal.

John Basilone was born in Buffalo. He defended Henderson Field in Guadalcanal, where his 15-man unit held off an enemy attack of nearly 3,000 Japanese soldiers for two days. He was killed in action during the Battle of Iwo Jima.

John Basilone was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Basilone 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".


John’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

John Basilone was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Basilone
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Basilone was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Basilone was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: John Basilone had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

John Basilone’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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