John Charles bio

Birth Name: John Charles

Occupation: Soccer Player

Place Of Birth: Wales

Date Of Birth: December 27, 1931

Date Of Death: February 21, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Welsh

John Charles was born on the 27th of December, 1931. He was known for being a Soccer Player. Welsh center back and forward who is considered among the greatest all-around players to ever come from Wales. He scored 150 goals in 297 appearances for Leeds United between 1948 and 1957, then went on to star for Juventus for five seasons. He was a member of the Wales national team from 1950 to 1965.

John Charles was born in Wales. He played youth soccer for his hometown Swansea club, but he made his pro debut with Leeds. He stood head and shoulders above most other players at 6’2″, but he willfully refrained from tackling or kicking anybody.

John Charles was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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John Charles was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

John Charles 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.


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John Charles’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 Charles’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

John Charles was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Charles
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Charles was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Charles was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: John Charles had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

John Charles’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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