Andrew Smith Hallidie

Andrew Smith Hallidie bio

Birth Name: Andrew Smith

Occupation: Inventor

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: March 16, 1836

Date Of Death: April 24, 1900

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: English

Andrew Smith Hallidie was born on the 16th of March, 1836. He was famous for being a Inventor. Remembered for his key role in the development of San Francisco’s Clay Street Hill Railroad cable car system, he is also notable for his bridge building endeavors in Canada and the American West, as well as for his successful wire rope manufacturing business venture.

Andrew Smith Hallidie was born in England. He moved to California in his teens and working in the gold mining, bridge construction, and surveying industries. In the late 1860s, he invented an aerial tram known as the “Hallidie ropeway.”

Andrew Smith Hallidie was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Andrew Smith Hallidie was born in 1830s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Andrew Smith Hallidie was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Andrew Smith
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Andrew Smith Hallidie was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Andrew Smith Hallidie was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Andrew Smith Hallidie had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus 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.

Andrew Smith Hallidie’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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