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  1. Trumbo, Dalton Trumbonoun

    United States screenwriter who was blacklisted and imprisoned for refusing to cooperate with congressional investigations of communism in America (1905-1976)


  1. trumbo

    "Trumbo" generally refers to Dalton Trumbo, an American screenwriter and novelist who became one of the Hollywood Ten, a group of film professionals who were blacklisted in the 1950s during the Red Scare for their alleged communist affiliations. It also refers to the 2015 biographical film named "Trumbo" based on his life.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Trumbo is ranked #17345 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Trumbo surname appeared 1,629 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Trumbo.

    81% or 1,320 total occurrences were White.
    12.1% or 198 total occurrences were Black.
    2.7% or 45 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.6% or 43 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 12 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 11 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trumbo in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trumbo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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