Granville Sharp

Granville Sharp bio

Birth Name: Granville Sharp

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: November 10, 1735

Date Of Death: July 6, 1813

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: English

Granville Sharp was born on the 10th of November, 1735. She was famous for being a Civil Rights Leader. Remembered as a founder of the West African Republic of Sierra Leone, Sharpe is famous as one of the first Englishmen to call for the end to the slave trade.

Granville Sharp was born in England. After completing an apprenticeship with a London draper, he entered the civil service as an employee of the Tower of London. His numerous abolitionist-themed publications include A Representation of the Injustice and Dangerous Tendency of Tolerating Slavery (1769); Free English Territory in Africa (1790); and A Letter to a Gentleman in Maryland Respecting the Extreme Wickedness of Tolerating the Slave Trade (1793).

Granville Sharp was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Granville Sharp was born in 1730s.

Granville Sharp 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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Granville Sharp’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Granville Sharp’s parents.

Associated with

Oscar Zeta Acosta

Civil Rights Leader

Esther Cooper Jackson

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Yam Ah Mee

Civil Rights Leader

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Granville Sharp kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Granville Sharp was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Granville Sharp
NICKNAME: Granville
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Granville Sharp 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: Granville Sharp was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Granville Sharp 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.

Granville Sharp’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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