Lorne Greene

Lorne Greene bio

Birth Name: Lyon Chaim Green

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Ottawa

Date Of Birth: February 12, 1915

Date Of Death: September 11, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Canadian

Lorne Greene was born on the 12th of February, 1915. He was famous for being a TV Actor. Played the role of Ben Cartwright on TV’s Bonanza for 14 years and followed it up with a role in the quickly canceled crime show, Griff.

Lorne Greene was born in Ottawa. He earned the nickname, Chaim at an early age from his mother. Originally from Ontario, Ottawa – he acted in a number of TV shows including Battle Star Galactica.

Lorne Greene was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lorne Greene was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Lyon Chaim Green 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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Lorne Greene’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Lorne Greene’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Lorne Greene was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lyon Chaim Green
NICKNAME: The Voice of Doom, The Voice of Canada
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius



Zodiac Sign: Lorne Greene was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Lorne Greene was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Lorne Greene had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune 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.

Lorne Greene’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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