JP McCarthy bio

Birth Name: JP McCarthy

Occupation: Radio Host

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: March22, 1933

Date Of Death: August 16, 1995

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

JP McCarthy was born on the 22nd of March, 1933. He was known for being a Radio Host. Beloved radio host remembered for his three-decade career at the WJR station in Detroit, Michigan. He hosted the Morning and Afternoon Music Hall Programs, as well as an interview segment called Focus.

JP McCarthy was born in New York. He left the University of Detroit and served in the United States Army. He began his radio career with a Fairbanks, Alaska station. He briefly left WJR to host a morning show on San Francisco’s KGO-AM station.

JP McCarthy was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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JP McCarthy 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.

JP McCarthy 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.


JP’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


JP McCarthy’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on JP McCarthy’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

JP McCarthy was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: JP McCarthy was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: JP McCarthy was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: JP McCarthy had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

JP McCarthy’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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