Elihu Root

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Birth Name: Elihu Root

Occupation: Lawyer

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1845

Date Of Death: February 7, 1937

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Elihu Root was born on the 14th of February, 1845. He was famous for being a Lawyer. U.S. lawyer and statesman who said, “Men do not fail; they give up trying.”

Elihu Root was born in New York. He taught for one year at Rome New York Free Academy. He held many positions such as New York Senator and the forty-first U.S. Secretary of War. He was the 1912 recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, and was known as the twentieth century wise man.

Elihu Root was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Elihu Root was born in 1840s.

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

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Elihu Root was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Elihu Root
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius



Zodiac Sign: Elihu Root was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Elihu Root was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

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

Elihu Root’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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