Horace Trumbauer

Horace Trumbauer bio

Birth Name: Horace Trumbauer

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Pennsylvania

Date Of Birth: December 28, 1868

Date Of Death: September 18, 1938

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Horace Trumbauer was born on the 28th of December, 1868. He was popular for being a Architect. Designed much of the campus of Duke University; prominent during the Gilded Age. His designs were harshly criticized during his lifetime, but achieved great acclaim after his death.

Horace Trumbauer was born in Pennsylvania. He was an apprentice for six years to the Hewitt brothers in Philadelphia; he opened his firm when he was 21. His first notable commission was Grey Towers Castle in 1893. He employed in 1906 the first African-American to graduate from the University of Pennsylvania Architecture Department, Julian Abele. He would later make Abele his chief designer.

Horace Trumbauer was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Horace Trumbauer was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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Horace Trumbauer was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Horace Trumbauer
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn



Zodiac Sign: Horace Trumbauer was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Horace Trumbauer was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Horace Trumbauer had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Horace Trumbauer’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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