Pappy Boyington

Pappy Boyington bio

Birth Name: Pappy Boyington

Occupation: Pilot

Place Of Birth: Idaho

Date Of Birth: December 4, 1912

Date Of Death: January 11, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Pappy Boyington was born on the 4th of December, 1912. He was best known for being a Pilot. Medal of Honor and Navy Cross recipient for his bravery as a United States Marine Corps fighter ace during World War II and the Second Sino-Japanese War.

Pappy Boyington was born in Idaho. He joined ROTC at the University of Washington and became a cadet captain. He was declared a prisoner of war after he went missing after he was downed from the sky. He was captured by a Japanese submarine and spent 20 months in Japanese prison camps.

Pappy Boyington was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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Pappy Boyington was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Pappy Boyington
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Pappy Boyington was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Pappy Boyington was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Pappy Boyington had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Pappy Boyington’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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