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Sonny Montgomery
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Birth Date:August 5, 1920
Astrology Sign:Leo
Chinese Sign:Monkey - Yin
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Died Date:May 12, 2006

Occupation:US Politician

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Sonny Montgomery

Biography:Sonny Montgomery (August 5, 1920 - May 12, 2006) was born in Meridian, Mississippi. He was an American politician from Mississippi where he served in the U.S. House from 1967-1997. He served in the U.S. Army as a 2nd Lieutenant during World War II and also in the Korean conflict. He retired from the Mississippi National Guard as a Major General in 1980. He was the author of the G.I. Bill of Rights that gives servicemen money to pay for college and was a lead sponsor in establishing the Veterans' Affairs cabinet level position. On September 13, 1988, Sonny Montgomery became the first Congressman to lead the U.S. House in citing the Pledge of Allegiance as a permanent part of its daily and morning business operations . The day prior to his death, Congressman Gene Taylor introduced an amendment to House Defense Appropriations Bill to rename the bill the Sonny Montgomery National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007. Following his death, President Bush ordered U.S. Flags to be flown at half staff . In addition, the U.S. House of Representatives canceled non-suspension votes on the day of his funeral.

Chinese Horoscope for Sonny Montgomery
Includes characteristics and Vices
Sonny Montgomery's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 20, 1920 - February 07, 1921
Birthday: August 5, 1920

The Monkey is a Yin,
and is the Ninth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


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

Sonny Montgomery's Personality Tarot Card The Chariot - Personality Card

Birthday: August 5, 1920

A struggle or conflict, yet strong potential for triumph over adversity.

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Based on this year's birthday

Sonny Montgomery's Growth Tarot Card The Hierophant

Birthday: August 5, 2017

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




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