Melvin Laird

Melvin Laird bio

Birth Name: Melvin Laird

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: Nebraska

Date Of Birth: September 1, 1922

Date Of Death: November 16, 2016

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Melvin Laird was born on the 1st of September, 1922. He was best known for being a Politician. A Republican politician and Wisconsin seventh-district representative in the United States Congress, he also served as President Nixon ‘s Secretary of Defense during the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Melvin Laird was born in Nebraska. After attending Minnesota’s Carleton College, he served in the United States Navy, earning a Purple Heart honor for his military bravery. In his early twenties, he replaced his father, Melvin R. Laird, Sr., as a member of the Wisconsin State Senate.

Melvin Laird was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Melvin Laird was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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Melvin Laird was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Melvin Laird
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Melvin Laird was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Melvin Laird was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Melvin Laird had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Melvin Laird’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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