Douglas MacArthur

January 26, 1880-April 5,1969

Douglas MacArthur Bio:

Date of Birth: January 26, 1880
Date of Death: April 5, 1964
Country he fought for: United States
Why he is significant: He launched an number of successful offensive operations against the Japanese military
How he died: He died from kidney failure at 84 years old
Personal Life: He was married twice but his second wife was named Jean Faircloth and together they had 1 son named Arthur
3 Interesting facts: MacArthur has received the highest nationally recognized military award known as the Medal of Honor. He was the oldest person to receive a Medal of Honor at 62 years old. He has had a park named after him located in West Los Angeles called the MacArthur park.