John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth bio

Birth Name: John Wilkes Booth

Occupation: Criminal

Place Of Birth: Maryland

Date Of Birth: May 10, 1838

Date Of Death: April 26, 1865

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

John Wilkes Booth was born on the 10th of May, 1838. He was best known for being a Criminal. Actor who infamously assassinated Abraham Lincoln on April 12, 1865.

John Wilkes Booth was born in Maryland. He began his stage career at age seventeen. He was shot in Maryland twelve days after assassinating the president.

John Wilkes Booth was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Wilkes Booth was born in 1830s.

John Wilkes Booth 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 John Wilkes Booth attended St. Timothy`s Hall, Catonsville, Maryland.


John Wilkes Booth’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 Wilkes Booth’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

John Wilkes Booth was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Wilkes Booth
NICKNAME: John Wilkes Booth
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Wilkes Booth was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Wilkes Booth was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: John Wilkes Booth had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

John Wilkes Booth’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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