Christopher Cockerell

Christopher Cockerell bio

Birth Name: Christopher Cockerell

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: June 4, 1910

Date Of Death: June 1, 1999

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Christopher Cockerell was born on the 4th of June, 1910. He was best known for being a Entrepreneur. Engineer and Royal Society Fellow who invented the hovercraft.

Christopher Cockerell was born in England. He worked for TV broadcasting and radio detection companies before World War II. His idea for a hovercraft emerged from looking for ways to reduce the friction of water for boats.

Christopher Cockerell was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Christopher Cockerell was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Christopher Cockerell 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Christopher Cockerell was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Christopher Cockerell
NICKNAME: Christopher
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Christopher Cockerell was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Christopher Cockerell was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Christopher Cockerell had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Christopher Cockerell’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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