Cyrus West Field

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Birth Name: Cyrus West Field

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Massachusetts

Date Of Birth: November 30, 1819

Date Of Death: July 12, 1892

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Cyrus West Field was born on the 30th of November, 1819. He was famous for being a Entrepreneur. American businessman and entrepreneur who is known for creating the Atlantic Telegraph Company. He is also known for having laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858.

Cyrus West Field was born in Massachusetts. Beginning as an assistant to a paper manufacturing company created by his brother, he eventually went on to start a company Cyrus W. Field & Co. with his brother. In January of 1854, he began what was known as the Cable Cabinet of entrepreneurs which formed into the American Telegraph Company. He earned a gold medal from the U.S. Congress and the grand prize at the International Exposition in Paris for his work on the transatlantic cable.

Cyrus West Field was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Cyrus West Field was born in 1810s.

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

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Personal Life

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Cyrus West Field was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: Cyrus West Field
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Cyrus West Field was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Cyrus West Field was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Cyrus West Field had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Cyrus West Field’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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