Wally Cox bio

Birth Name: Wallace Maynard Cox

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Detroit

Date Of Birth: December 6, 1924

Date Of Death: February 15, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Wally Cox was born on the 6th of December, 1924. He was famous for being a TV Actor. Lifelong friend of Marlon Brando who played the title role of meek Mr. Peepers on one of the earliest television series from 1952 to 1955.

Wally Cox was born in Detroit. He sold jewelry in small shops and at parties while performing comedy monologues to support his family. He was the voice for the popular animated character Underdog.

Wally Cox was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wally Cox 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.

Wallace Maynard Cox 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".


Wally’s Wallace Maynard Cox attended Denby High School and Ccny, New York University.


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

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Personal Life

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

Wally Cox was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Wallace Maynard Cox
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Wally Cox was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Wally Cox was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Wally Cox had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Wally Cox’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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