Anthony Wayne

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Birthday
1, 1745
Birthplace
Easton, PA
Death Date
Dec 15, 1796 (51)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1745
Birthplace
Easton, PA
Death Date
Dec 15, 1796 (51)

About

Revolutionary War hero who was nicknamed "Mad Anthony" and reached the rank of Major General.

Before Fame

He formed his own regiment in the Continental Army soon after the American Revolution had begun.

Trivia

He led American troops during the Battle of Green Spring and the Battle of Stony Point.

Family Life

He had two children with his wife, Mary Penrose.

Associated With

He was appointed Commander of the Legion of the United States by George Washington .