Frederick Jackson Turner bio

Birth Name: Frederick Jackson Turner

Occupation: Historian

Place Of Birth: Portage

Date Of Birth: November 14, 1861

Date Of Death: March 14, 1932

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Frederick Jackson Turner was born on the 14th of November, 1861. He was popular for being a Historian. Influential historian of the United States who advanced the Frontier Thesis that the unique American character was borne out of the frontier spirit of its early settlers.

Frederick Jackson Turner was born in Portage. Three years before he published his seminal work, the U.S. census officially called an end to the Western expansion, prompting Turner to reflect on the closing of the frontier. He argued that the key American traits – a disinterest in classical culture, a strong sense of egalitarianism, and a preference for violence – all came out of the frontier.

Frederick Jackson Turner was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Frederick Jackson Turner was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Frederick Jackson Turner was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Frederick Jackson Turner
NICKNAME: Frederick
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Frederick Jackson Turner was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Frederick Jackson Turner was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Frederick Jackson Turner had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Frederick Jackson Turner’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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