Albert Hastings Markham

Albert Hastings Markham bio

Birth Name: Albert Hastings Markham

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: November 11, 1841

Date Of Death: October 28, 1918

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Albert Hastings Markham was born on the 11th of November, 1841. He was famous for being a Explorer. Royal Navy officer who designed the New Zealand flag and participated in an 1876 expedition to the North Pole.

Albert Hastings Markham was born in France. He joined the Royal Navy at age fifteen and spent the next eight years engaged in fighting the pirates around China. While stationed in Australia, he came up with the idea of using the Southern Cross constellation next the the Union Cross for New Zealand’s flag.

Albert Hastings Markham was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Albert Hastings Markham was born in 1840s.

Albert Hastings Markham 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".


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

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Albert Hastings Markham was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Albert Hastings Markham
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Albert Hastings Markham was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Albert Hastings Markham was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Albert Hastings Markham had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Albert Hastings Markham’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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