Payton Jordan

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Birth Name: Payton Jordan

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: Whittier

Date Of Birth: March 19, 1917

Date Of Death: February 5, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Payton Jordan was born on the 19th of March, 1917. He was famous for being a Person. Late track and field legend best known for coaching the 1968 U.S. Olympic team which won a record 24 medals. He led Occidental College to ten league titles and two NAIA track and field championships.

Payton Jordan was born in Whittier. He won two national titles as a track and field athlete at the University of Southern California and was a member of the team which set a world record in the 440-yard relay. He set an individual world record in the 80+ age group with a time of 30.89 seconds in the 200 meter dash.

Payton Jordan was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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

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Payton Jordan was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Payton Jordan
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Payton Jordan was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Payton Jordan was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

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

Payton Jordan’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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