Kay Johnson bio

Birth Name: Catherine Townsend

Occupation: TV Actress

Place Of Birth: Mount Vernon

Date Of Birth: November 29, 1904

Date Of Death: November 17, 1975

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Kay Johnson was born on the 29th of November, 1904. She was known for being a TV Actress. Stage and screen actress who played in many films of the 1930s, including American Madness and Of Human Bondage.

Kay Johnson was born in Mount Vernon. She studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts after her mother’s reluctant agreement with her choice of careers. She acted alongside many of Hollywood’s biggest stars of her day.

Kay Johnson was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kay Johnson was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Catherine Townsend 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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Kay Johnson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Kay Johnson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Kay Johnson kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Kay Johnson was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Catherine Townsend
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Kay Johnson was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Kay Johnson was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Kay Johnson had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Kay Johnson’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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