John Burgoyne

John Burgoyne bio

Birth Name: John Burgoyne

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: February 24, 1722

Date Of Death: August 4, 1792

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

John Burgoyne was born on the 24th of February, 1722. He was known for being a War Hero. Best remembered for his unsuccessful leadership of British troops during an American Revolutionary War initiative known as the Saratoga Campaign, he was also famous during his lifetime as a politician and playwright. He served for several years in the British House of Commons and penned dramatic works such as The Heiress and The Maid of the Oaks.

John Burgoyne was born in England. Before taking part in the American Revolution, he served in the Seven Years’ War as a soldier in the 1762 Portugal Campaign. Playwright George Bernard Shaw made Burgoyne a character in the 1897 play The Devil’s Disciple. The work was later adapted into a film starring Laurence Olivier as Burgoyne.

John Burgoyne was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Burgoyne was born in 1720s.

John Burgoyne 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 Burgoyne’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 Burgoyne’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

John Burgoyne was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Burgoyne
RELIGION: Anglican / Episcopalian
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Burgoyne was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: John Burgoyne was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: John Burgoyne had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, 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 Burgoyne’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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