William Boyd bio

Birth Name: William Lawrence Boyd

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth:June 5, 1895

Date Of Death: September 12, 1972

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White


William Boyd was born on the 5th of June, 1895. He was known for being a Movie Actor. After rising to fame as the title character in the Hopalong Cassidy films of the 1930s and ’40s, Boyd bought the rights to the books and movies featuring his famous character and created a highly successful Hopalong Cassidy television series.

William Boyd was born in Ohio. He grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and moved to California in his early adulthood years to work a number of odd jobs. He entered the entertainment industry as a Hollywood movie extra. Apart from his Hopalong Cassidy fame, he became well known for his leading roles in silent films of the 1920s.

William Boyd was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Boyd was born in 1890s.

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

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William Boyd was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME:William Lawrence Boyd
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: William Boyd was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Boyd was born in the Year of the Rat. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: William Boyd had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

William Boyd’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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