Tor Johnson bio

Birth Name: Karl Oscar Tore Johansson

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Sweden

Date Of Birth: October19, 1903

Date Of Death: May 12, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Swedish

Tor Johnson was born on the 19th of October, 1903. He was known for being a Movie Actor. Professional wrestler as well as actor best known for his collaborations with famous B movie director Ed Wood, most notably in Bride of the Monster and Plan 9 from Outer Space.

Tor Johnson was born in Sweden. He debuted as an actor in 1934 in the roles of Sonnevich in Registered Nurse and a torturer in Kid Millions. In the Tim Burton directed biopic Ed Wood, he was portrayed by wrestler George Steele.

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

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Tor Johnson was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Karl Oscar Tore Johansson 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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Tor 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 Tor Johnson’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Tor Johnson was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Karl Oscar Tore Johansson
NICKNAME:Super Swedish Angel, Thor Johnson
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Tor 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: Tor Johnson was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Tor 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.

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

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