Matthew Axelson

Matthew Axelson bio

Birth Name: Matthew Axelson

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Cupertino

Date Of Birth: June 25, 1976

Date Of Death: June 28, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Matthew Axelson was born on the 25th of June, 1976. He was best known for being a War Hero. The posthumous recipient of the Navy Cross, this U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in combat during a War of Afghanistan military initiative known as Operation Red Wings.

Matthew Axelson was born in Cupertino. After graduating from California State University- Chico with a bachelor’s degree in political science, he joined the United States Navy. Five years later, he arrived in Afghanistan. Axelson (portrayed by Ben Foster) is a character in the 2013 movie Lone Survivor.

Matthew Axelson was a Cancer and was born in the Generation X.

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Matthew Axelson was born in 1970s. The 1970s were a "pivot of change", it was an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements. Discover what happened on this day.

Matthew Axelson is part of the Baby boomers generation. Baby Boomer is the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Matthew Axelson was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Matthew Axelson
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Matthew Axelson was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Matthew Axelson was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Matthew Axelson had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Matthew Axelson’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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