John Bell Hood

John Bell Hood bio

Birth Name: John Bell Hood

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: KY

Date Of Birth: June 1, 1831

Date Of Death: August 30, 1879

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

John Bell Hood was born on the 1st of June, 1831. He was best known for being a War Hero. Kentucky-born military general who served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. He participated in the Atlanta Campaign, The Battle of Gettysburg, and the Franklin-Nashville Campaign.

John Bell Hood was born in KY. After graduating from the United States Military Academy, he was stationed as a junior Army officer in both Texas and California. As a result of the Battle of Gettysburg, he lost the use of his left arm. Following the Battle of Chickamauga, he suffered the amputation of his right leg.

John Bell Hood was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Bell Hood was born in 1830s.

John Bell Hood 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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John Bell Hood’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 Bell Hood’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

John Bell Hood was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Bell Hood
RELIGION: Christian
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Bell Hood was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: John Bell Hood was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: John Bell Hood 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.

John Bell Hood’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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