George Atzerodt

George Atzerodt bio

Birth Name: George Atzerodt

Occupation: Criminal

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: June 12, 1835

Date Of Death: July 7, 1865

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George Atzerodt was born on the 12th of June, 1835. He was known for being a Criminal. Known criminal and conspirator with John Wilkes Booth in the assassination of United States president Abraham Lincoln. He was assigned to simultaneously assassinate Vice President Andrew Johnson but did not make the attempt, instead drinking at a bar and wandering around Washington.

George Atzerodt was born in Germany. He first came to the United States at the age of 8 where he went on to open his own carriage repair business in Port Tobacco, Maryland. He was introduced to John Wilkes Booth by John Surratt, who helped plot the assassination. He was known for helping row Confederate supporters and soldiers across the Potomac River which is where he was first introduced to Confederate messenger John Surratt.

George Atzerodt was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Atzerodt was born in 1830s.

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

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George Atzerodt was born in the Year of the Goat.

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Zodiac Sign: George Atzerodt was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: George Atzerodt was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: George Atzerodt had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

George Atzerodt’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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