Richard Boone

Richard Boone bio

Birth Name: Richard Allen Boone

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Los Angeles

Date Of Birth: June 18, 1917

Date Of Death: January 10, 1981

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Richard Boone was born on the 18th of June, 1917. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. Craggy-faced star of numerous film Westerns who gained fame for his role on the television series Have Gun – Will Travel. He appeared in Ocean’s 11 in 1960 and played a role in The Big Sleep in 1978.

Richard Boone was born in Los Angeles. After graduating college, he worked as a boxer and a painter, and briefly worked on an oil field before joining the Navy in WWII. He studied acting on the G.I. Bill upon returning to the states. He earned two Emmy nominations for his role as Paladin, the sophisticated but tough mercenary who had business cards engraved with the phrase, “Have Gun, Will Travel. Wire Paladin, San Francisco.”

Richard Boone was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

Richard Allen Boone 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".


Richard’s Richard Allen Boone attended Hoover High School, Glendale, Ca and Stanford University in Palo Alto, San Diego Army and Navy Academy in Pacific Beach near San Diego.


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

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Personal Life

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

Richard Boone was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Richard Allen Boone
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Boone was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Boone was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Richard Boone 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.

Richard Boone’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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