Joseph Wambaugh, age 81, was born on January 22, 1937. Joseph Wambaugh's horoscope sun sign is Aquarius
and Chinese zodiac sign is Rat
. Joseph Wambaugh was famous for Policeman-turned-author of "The Onion Field"
Meanings of Name Joseph
The name Joseph was originated from Hebrew. It is used as a male name. The name Joseph is of the meaning of He will enlarge. The name Joseph is used in English and French speaking countries. There are several Josephs in the Bible, including the husband of Mary in the New Testament and Joseph, son of Jacob - nowadays known for his many coloured coat. Joseph of Arimathea donated his own tomb for the burial of Jesus.
Joseph was the 11th most popular boy's name in the US in 2006, and the 12th most popular in the UK.
The name has been borne by Soviet communist dictator Joseph Stalin, Joseph Goebbel who was the minister for propaganda for the German Nazi regime, and Joseph McCarthy was a US senator during the 1950s whose extreme anti-communist ideas led to the phrase 'McCarthyism' and helped cause the 'red scare'.
Joseph Priestley is credited with the discovery of oxygen, Joseph Haydn was a composer and Joseph Heller wrote 'Catch-22'. .
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