George Washington Galeferris Jr.

George Washington Galeferris Jr. bio

Birth Name: George Washington Galeferris Jr.

Occupation: Engineer

Place Of Birth: Pennsylvania

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1859

Date Of Death: November 22, 1896

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George Washington Galeferris Jr. was born on the 14th of February, 1859. He was famous for being a Engineer. Engineer who created the Ferris Wheel in 1893 for the Chicago World’s Columbian Exposition.

George Washington Galeferris Jr. was born in Pennsylvania. He studied civil engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York. He founded G.W.G. Ferris & Company in Pennsylvania.

George Washington Galeferris Jr. was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Washington Galeferris Jr. was born in 1850s.

George Washington Galeferris Jr. 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 Washington Galeferris Jr.’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 Washington Galeferris Jr.’s parents.

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George Washington Galeferris Jr. was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: George Washington Galeferris Jr.
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius



Zodiac Sign: George Washington Galeferris Jr. 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: George Washington Galeferris Jr. 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 Washington Galeferris Jr. 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.

George Washington Galeferris Jr.’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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