Richard Mentor Johnson

Richard Mentor Johnson bio

Birth Name: Richard Mentor Johnson

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: Louisville

Date Of Birth: October 17, 1780

Date Of Death: November 19, 1850

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Richard Mentor Johnson was born on the 17th of October, 1780. He was famous for being a Politician. Vice President under Martin Van Buren from 1837 to 1841. He was the only VP to be elected under the prerogatives of the Twelfth Amendment.

Richard Mentor Johnson was born in Louisville. He gained popularity for killing the Indian chief Tecumseh, and used that as the basis for his political platform. He scandalized the nation by marrying one of his slaves and then proposing an expedition to the North Pole to drill into the earth and prove it’s hollow.

Richard Mentor Johnson was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Richard Mentor Johnson was born in 1780s.

Richard Mentor Johnson 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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Richard Mentor Johnson’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 Mentor Johnson’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Richard Mentor Johnson was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Richard Mentor Johnson
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Mentor Johnson was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Mentor Johnson 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: Richard Mentor Johnson had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Richard Mentor Johnson’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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