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Chris Kyle

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Chris Kyle

United States Navy SEAL and the most lethal sniper in American military history, with 160 confirmed kills , although these statistics have not yet been released by the Pentagon add

Category: Politics

Born in 1974.

Country: United States (100%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Texas, Jesse Ventura, United States Navy

Linked to: Sunday school, Erath County, Texas, Facebook, HarperCollins

 

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Chris Kyle was born in 1974 add something

 

Chris Kyle was born in 1974 add something

 

Chris Kyle was born in 1974 add something

 

Chris Kyle was born in 1974 add something


2008

In 2008, outside Sadr City, he made his longest successful shot, after he spotted an insurgent with a rocket launcher near a U.S. Army convoy at a range of add something


2009

He separated from the U.S. Navy with an honorable discharge in 2009 to spend time with his family add something

 

Kyle left the U.S. Navy in 2009, and moved to Midlothian, Texas with his wife, Taya, and two children add something


2012

In 2012, Harper Collins released Kyle's autobiographical book "American Sniper" add something

 

While promoting his book "American Sniper" on the "Opie and Anthony Radio Show" on January 4, 2012, Kyle claimed to have knocked down former Governor of Minnesota Jesse Ventura, who was a member of the Underwater Demolition Teams, with a punch to the face at a bar in Coronado, California in 2006 after Ventura allegedly badmouthed the troops and said that the SEALs "deserved to lose a few guys add something

 

On August 13, 2012, Kyle appeared on the reality television show "Stars Earn Stripes", which features celebrities pairing up with a special operations or law enforcement professional who will train them in weapons and combat tactics add something

 

Jesse Ventura - On January 4, 2012, Chris Kyle, a former U.S. Navy SEAL who had served in Iraq and, with 160 confirmed kills, was the deadliest marksman in American military history, promoted his recently released book "American Sniper" on the "Opie and Anthony Show"


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He was shot and killed on February 2, 2013 in Texas add something

 

Kyle and a companion, Chad Littlefield, were killed on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at the Rough Creek Lodge shooting range in Erath County, Texas add something

 

Routh, 25, of Lancaster, Texas, was arraigned Saturday, February 2, 2013, on two counts of capital murder, according to Sgt. Lonny Haschel of the Texas Department of Public Safety add something

 

A memorial service was held for Kyle at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on February 11, 2013 add something

 

Kyle was buried on February 12, 2013, in Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Texas, after a funeral procession from Midlothian, Texas, to Austin, stretching over 200 miles add something

 

Steven Spielberg - It was announced on May 2, 2013, that Spielberg will direct the movie about the story of U.S. sniper Chris Kyle titled, "American Sniper"

 

Bradley Cooper - On May 2, 2013, it was announced that Cooper will star in the movie "American Sniper", the story of U.S. sniper Chris Kyle


2014

Routh's trial was set to begin May 5, 2014, but was delayed to allow more time to comply with DNA test requirements add something

 

On September 4, 2014, Attorneys for Taya Kyle, as executor of the estate of Chris Kyle, filed a motion for judgement as a matter of law or a new trial with the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota add something

 

On September 26, 2014, Attorneys for Jesse Ventura filed their reply to motions from Kyle's estate, that stated Ventura had proven Kyle's story was "materially false", that there was sufficient evidence for the jury to find "actual malice" and that there should not be a new trial add something

 

Attorneys for Taya Kyle, as executor of Chris Kyle's estate, had until October 3, 2014 to file a response to Ventura's response to the motions, but had not done so add something

 

A film adaptation of Kyle's autobiography, directed by Clint Eastwood, was released in December 2014 add something

 

Jesse Ventura - On September 4, 2014, attorneys for Taya Kyle, as executor of the Estate of Chris Kyle, filed a motion for judgement as a matter of law or a new trial with the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota


2015

On February 2, 2015, exactly two years after Kyle was killed, Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared the day to be 'Chris Kyle Day' in his honor add something

 

On February 24, 2015, Routh was found guilty of the deaths of Kyle and Littlefield with the jury returning the verdict in less than three hours of deliberations add something

 

The man accused of killing them was found guilty of both murders on February 24, 2015 add something


2016

On July 8, 2016, the Navy confirmed that Kyle had inappropriately exaggerated the number of medals he received add something


2017

In December of 2017 the case was settled out of court for an undisclosed amount add something

 

In December 2017, the case was settled out of court for an undisclosed amount add something