Lee Calhoun bio

Birth Name: Lee Calhoun

Occupation: Hurdler

Place Of Birth: Mississippi

Date Of Birth: February23, 1933

Date Of Death: June 21, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Lee Calhoun was born on the 23rd of February, 1933. He was known for being a Hurdler. Competing for Team U.S.A., he won gold medals in the 110-meter hurdles events at both the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, and the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.

Lee Calhoun was born in Mississippi. While a member of the North Carolina Central University track and field team, he won three Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) titles and two National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championships. He coached the track teams at Yale University, Western Illinois University, and Grambling State University and also served as an assistant track & field coach at the 1976 Montreal Summer Olympics.

Lee Calhoun was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Lee Calhoun 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.

Lee Calhoun 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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Lee Calhoun was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME:Lee Calhoun
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Lee Calhoun 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: Lee Calhoun 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: Lee Calhoun 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.

Lee Calhoun’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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