Retired from the United Stat Paul Tibbets. For the American animator, see Paul Tibbitt. Paul James Tibbets was born circa 1937, at birth place, Arkansas, to Floyd Tibbets and Ruby Tibbets. For his grandson, see Paul W. Tibbets IV. Paul Tibbets. Paul James Tibbets 1937 Arkansas Paul James Tibbets, born Circa 1937. 1940 United States Federal Census. Paul had one brother: Gene Tibbets.

Paul III Tibbets was born to Paul Tibbets and Lucy Wingate. Gene Tibbets, son of Brig. Paul Warfield Tibbets, Jr. (February 23, 1915 – November 1, 2007) was a brigadier general in the United States Air Force, best known for being the pilot of the Enola Gay (named for his mother), the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb in the history of warfare.

Born on February 23, 1915 to Paul W. Tibbets and Enola Gay Tibbets. TIBBETS Paul Warfield Tibbets, Jr., 92, of Columbus, Ohio, died November 1, 2007. Gen. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., seen here, says Friday's visit to Hiroshima by U.S.

This article is about the WWII United States Air Force pilot. Birth name: Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr. Survivors include his wife, the former Andrea Quattrehomme, two sons from his first marriage, Paul III and Gene, and a grandson, Col. Paul Tibbets IV. Ambassador John Roos is an act of contrition that his late father would never have approved. World War II veteran.