Elmer Ambrose Sperry bio

Birth Name: Elmer Ambrose Sperry

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: October12, 1860

Date Of Death: June 16, 1930

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Elmer Ambrose Sperry was born on the 12th of October, 1860. He was known for being a Entrepreneur. Inventor of the gyrocompass who made navigation through land, water, and air much less risky.

Elmer Ambrose Sperry was born in New York. He moved to Chicago to open the Sperry Electric Company after graduating from Cornell. His compasses were adopted by the U.S. Navy. The first one was tested on a ship in 1910.

Elmer Ambrose Sperry was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Elmer Ambrose Sperry was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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Zodiac Sign: Elmer Ambrose Sperry was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Elmer Ambrose Sperry was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Elmer Ambrose Sperry had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Elmer Ambrose Sperry’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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