Orville Gibson

Orville Gibson bio

Birth Name: Orville Gibson

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: NY

Date Of Birth: August 21, 1856

Date Of Death: August 21, 1918

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Orville Gibson was born on the 21st of August, 1856. He was known for being a Entrepreneur. Founder of the Gibson Guitar Company of Kalamazoo, Michigan, who was favored by musicians from Chet Atkins to Frank Zappa .

Orville Gibson was born in NY. He was a clerk at a shoe store when he started carving his early mandolins and guitars, establishing his self-named guitar company in 1902. His health declined after his company was established, and Gibson spent much of his time in and out of various mental institutions.

Orville Gibson was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Orville Gibson was born in 1850s.

Orville Gibson 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Orville Gibson was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Orville Gibson
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Orville Gibson was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Orville Gibson was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Orville Gibson had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Orville Gibson’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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