Wayne Downing

Wayne Downing bio

Birth Name: Wayne Downing

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: May 10, 1940

Date Of Death: July 18, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Wayne Downing was born on the 10th of May, 1940. He was famous for being a War Hero. Commander of Special Operations forces who fought in Panama and Iraq before leading the War on Terror.

Wayne Downing was born in Illinois. His early military career took him to Okinawa and, later, to Vietnam. He did not remain in his counterterrorism post for very long.

Wayne Downing was a Taurus and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Wayne Downing was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Wayne Downing is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Wayne’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Wayne Downing was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Wayne Downing
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Wayne Downing 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: Wayne Downing was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Wayne Downing 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.

Wayne Downing’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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