Ernst Haeckel

Ernst Haeckel bio

Birth Name: Ernst Haeckel

Occupation: Biologist

Place Of Birth: Potsdam

Date Of Birth: February 16, 1834

Date Of Death: August 9, 1919

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Ernst Haeckel was born on the 16th of February, 1834. He was known for being a Biologist. German biologist who popularized and expanded Darwin’s theory of evolution. He helped develop the controversial recapitulation theory.

Ernst Haeckel was born in Potsdam. He earned a doctorate in zoology from the University of Jena f before becoming a professor of comparative anatomy there. He contributed to the Social Darwinist idea that some races were inherently superior to others and he was the first to posit the theory that embryo forms follow the adult forms that the species took on earlier in its evolution.

Ernst Haeckel was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ernst Haeckel was born in 1830s.

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

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Personal Life

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Ernst Haeckel was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ernst Haeckel
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Ernst Haeckel 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: Ernst Haeckel was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Ernst Haeckel 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.

Ernst Haeckel’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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