Abel Tasman

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Birth Name: Abel Tasman

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Dutch Republic

Date Of Birth: August 2, 1659

Date Of Death: October 10, 1659

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Dutch

Abel Tasman was born on the 2nd of August, 1659. He was famous for being a Explorer. Well-known explorer known for embarking on numerous expeditions to the Greenland Sea, the Barents Sea, and a scientific and commercial journey to the Persian Gulf.

Abel Tasman was born in Dutch Republic. He briefly worked as a fisherman after attending a stint at the Free University of Brussels where he studied engineering. He had numerous geographical features named after him in Greenland and Antarctica.

Abel Tasman was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Abel Tasman was born in 1650s.

Abel Tasman is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Abel’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Abel Tasman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Abel Tasman’s parents.

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Like many famous people and celebrities, Abel Tasman kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Abel Tasman was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Abel Tasman
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Abel Tasman was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Abel Tasman was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Abel Tasman had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Abel Tasman’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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