Alessandro Volta

Alessandro Volta bio

Birth Name: Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Como

Date Of Birth: February 18, 1745

Date Of Death: March 5, 1827

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Italian

Alessandro Volta was born on the 18th of February, 1745. He was known for being a Physicist. Italian physicist and inventor of the battery for whom the Volt was named. He was made a count by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1801 and his image was depicted upon the Italian 10,000 lira note, though it is no longer in circulation.

Alessandro Volta was born in Como. He took Benjamin Franklin ‘s observation of flammable air, and searched for Methane in Italy. He is known for inventing the battery in the 1800s, which consisted of two electrodes: one made of zinc, the other of copper.

Alessandro Volta was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alessandro Volta was born in 1740s.

Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta 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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Alessandro Volta’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Alessandro Volta’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Alessandro Volta was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta
NICKNAME: Alessandro
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Alessandro Volta was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Alessandro Volta was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Alessandro Volta had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Alessandro Volta’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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