John Wayne Gacy

John Wayne Gacy bio

Birth Name: John Wayne Gacy, Jr.

Occupation: Criminal

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: March 17, 1942

Date Of Death: May 10, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

John Wayne Gacy was born on the 17th of March, 1942. He was famous for being a Criminal. Infamous Illinois serial killer who was convicted of 33 murders.

John Wayne Gacy was born in Illinois. He worked as a mortuary attendant after abandoning a political career. He was given the nickname ‘Killer Clown,’ because he performed as a clown at children’s events.

John Wayne Gacy was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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John Wayne Gacy was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

John Wayne Gacy, 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.


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John Wayne Gacy’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 Wayne Gacy’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

John Wayne Gacy was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Wayne Gacy, Jr.
NICKNAME: Pogo the Clown, The Killer Clown
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: John Wayne Gacy 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 Wayne Gacy was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: John Wayne Gacy 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 Wayne Gacy’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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