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John Michael Murphy
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Birth Date:January 3, 1963
Astrology Sign:Capricron
Chinese Sign:Tiger - Yang
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Died Date:January 3, 1981

Occupation:US Politician

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John Michael Murphy

Biography:John Michael Murphy (1926 - ) served as a U.S. Representative from New York.

Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., August 3, 1926; educated in public schools of New York City, La Salle Military Academy, Oakdale, L.I., Amherst (Mass.) College, and the United States Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.; enlisted as a private in the Army in August 1944, promoted to corporal in September 1944, and commissioned a second lieutenant in May 1945; appointed to West Point in July 1946 and graduated in June 1950; went to Korea and served as platoon leader, company commander, and intelligence officer in the Ninth Infantry Regiment; promoted to first lieutenant in October 1950, to captain in October 1953, and was discharged in July 1956; awarded Distinguished Service Cross and the Bronze Star with V and Oak Leaf Cluster; general manager, contract carrier of Staten Island, 1956-1962; president, Cleveland General Transport Co., Inc.; delegate, Democratic National Conventions, 1964, 1968, and 1976; delegate, New York State Constitutional convention, 1967; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-eighth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1963-January 3, 1981); chairman, Select Committee on the Outer Continental Shelf (Ad Hoc) (Ninety-fourth through Ninety-sixth Congresses), Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries (Ninety-fifth and Ninety-sixth Congresses); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1980 to the Ninety-seventh Congress; investor and developer of biotechnology and high technology companies; is a resident of Staten Island, N.Y. Implicated in the Abscam sting, in which FBI agents impersonating Arab businessmen offered bribes to political figures; indicted June 18 and convicted December 3, 1980, of conspiracy, conflict of interest, and accepting an illegal gratuity; sentenced to three years in prison and fined $20,000; paroled in 1985. Still living as of 1998. Murphy was implicated in the Abscam Federal bribery sting. Convicted of conspiracy, conflict of interest, and accepting an illegal gratuity, he was sentenced to three years in prison and fined $20,000.

Chinese Horoscope for John Michael Murphy
Includes characteristics and Vices
John Michael Murphy's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 05, 1962 - January 24, 1963
Birthday: January 3, 1963

The Tiger is a Yang,
and is the Third sign of the Chinese horoscope.

Good Luck

Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

John Michael Murphy's Personality Tarot Card The Hierophant - Personality Card

Birthday: January 3, 1963

Guidance on religious matters and the need to find spiritual meaning in life.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

John Michael Murphy's Growth Tarot Card The Devil

Birthday: January 3, 2018

Inhibitions, blocks and fears which, once removed, release positive energy.




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