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Birth Name: Townsend Hoopes

Occupation: Historian

Place Of Birth: Duluth

Date Of Birth: April 28, 1922

Date Of Death: September 20, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Townsend Hoopes was born on the 28th of April, 1922. He was famous for being a Historian. An influential twentieth-century historian, he wrote the first detailed account of President Lyndon Johnson ‘s decision to de-escalate the Vietnam War. During the late 1960s, he served as Under Secretary of the Air Force.

Townsend Hoopes was born in Duluth. He attended Yale University, where he was the captain of the football team. He went on to serve in the Marine Corps during World War II. He is best known for his Bancroft Prize-winning historical book, The Devil and John Foster Dulles (1973).

Townsend Hoopes was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Townsend Hoopes was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Townsend Hoopes was born in the Year of the Dog.

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Zodiac Sign: Townsend Hoopes was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Townsend Hoopes was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Townsend Hoopes 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.

Townsend Hoopes’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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