Douglas Houghton Campbell

Douglas Houghton Campbell bio

Birth Name: Douglas Houghton Campbell

Occupation: Botanist

Place Of Birth: Detroit

Date Of Birth: December 19, 1859

Date Of Death: February 24, 1953

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Douglas Houghton Campbell was born on the 19th of December, 1859. He was known for being a Botanist. Botany professor who was one of the first 15 founding professors of Stanford University. His 1895 book The Structure and Development of Mosses and Ferns is the authoritative work on the subject.

Douglas Houghton Campbell was born in Detroit. He studied botany at the University of Michigan, and completed his Ph.D. in German, integrating into his research the latest techniques developed by zoologists. His best known works were textbooks that were in widespread use for decades after publication, completed when he was the head of the Botany department at the newly-formed Stanford University.

Douglas Houghton Campbell was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Douglas Houghton Campbell was born in 1850s.

Douglas Houghton Campbell 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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Douglas Houghton Campbell was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Douglas Houghton Campbell
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Douglas Houghton Campbell 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: Douglas Houghton Campbell was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Douglas Houghton Campbell 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.

Douglas Houghton Campbell’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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