Eli Whitney

Eli Whitney bio

Birth Name: Eli Whitney

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: MA

Date Of Birth: December 8, 1765

Date Of Death: January 8, 1825

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Eli Whitney was born on the 8th of December, 1765. He was popular for being a Entrepreneur. Inventor of the cotton gin, a machine that separated cotton seeds from fibers.

Eli Whitney was born in MA. He worked as a manufacturer, farmer, and teacher. His cotton gin greatly sped up the cotton industry in the United States and the Antebellum South and was one of the greatest inventions of the Industrial Revolution.

Eli Whitney was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eli Whitney was born in 1760s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Eli Whitney was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Eli Whitney
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Eli Whitney 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: Eli Whitney was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Eli Whitney 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.

Eli Whitney’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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