Ernest De Koven Leffingwell bio

Birth Name: Ernest De Koven Leffingwell

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: January13, 1875

Date Of Death: January 27, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was born on the 13th of January, 1875. He was best known for being a Explorer. Polar explorer who spent a good portion of his life on the Alaskan Arctic coast.

Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was born in Illinois. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War, serving on the battleship Oregon during its trip around Cape Horn. He and his co-explorer, Ejnar Mikkelsen, financed their own expedition to the North Pole. After their boat got trapped in ice, they used its planks to build a permanent cabin.

Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was born in 1870s.

Ernest De Koven Leffingwell 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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Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME:Ernest De Koven Leffingwell
BIRTH SIGN:Capricorn
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Ernest De Koven Leffingwell was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Ernest De Koven Leffingwell had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Ernest De Koven Leffingwell’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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