William Haines bio

Birth Name: Charles William Haines

Occupation: Screenwriter

Place Of Birth: IA

Date Of Birth: September 17, 1908

Date Of Death: December 26, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

William Haines was born on the 17th of September, 1908. He was known for being a Screenwriter. Screenwriter whose credits include Brothers Under the Skin, Lost and Found on a South Sea Island, True As Steel, and Circe, the Enchantress.

William Haines was born in IA. He studied Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1942, he became a part of the United States Army Air Forces.

William Haines was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Charles William Haines 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 Haines’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 Haines’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Charles William Haines
NICKNAME: Billy Haines
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: William Haines was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: William Haines was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: William Haines 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 Haines’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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