As per our current Database, Tip O'neill Jr. has been died on Jan 5, 1994 (age 81).
When Tip O'neill Jr. die, Tip O'neill Jr. was 81 years old.
|Popular As||Tip O'neill Jr.|
|Age||81 years old|
|Born||December 9, 1912 (Cambridge, MA)|
Tip O'neill Jr.’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.
Tip O'neill Jr. was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
Liberal democrat who served as the Speaker of the House of Representatives from 1977 to 1987. During his 34 years in Congress he also served as the House Majority Leader and the House Majority Whip.
An avid baseball fan, he got his nickname from a baseball player of the time known for fouling off pitch after pitch until the pitcher finally walked him.
He opposed the Vietnam War and pushed for the impeachment of President Richard M. Nixon, retaining his liberal political views even as they became unpopular among his own party.
He grew up in a working class neighborhood of Cambridge, Massachusetts, his mother dying when he was a child and his father remarrying after.
One of his first political campaigns came when he was 19, in support of Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidential election.