Howard Carter

Howard Carter bio

Birth Name: Howard O’Neal Carter

Occupation: Archeologist

Place Of Birth: London

Date Of Birth: May 9, 1874

Date Of Death: March 2, 1939

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Howard Carter was born on the 9th of May, 1874. He was popular for being a Archeologist. Archeologist whose discovery of the tomb of 14th-century BC pharaoh Tutankhamun in 1923 made him famous around the world. He was the first chief inspector of the Egyptian Antiquities Service.

Howard Carter was born in London. He worked in several uncovered tombs and made his way to Chief Inspector of the Egyptian Antiquities Service. His death at a late age is a strong argument against the supposed curse of the pharaohs, an alleged curse believed by some to be cast upon any person who disturbs the mummy of an Ancient Egyptian person, especially a pharaoh.

Howard Carter was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Howard Carter was born in 1870s.

Howard O’Neal Carter 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".


Howard’s Howard O’Neal Carter attended Redemptorist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Louisiana State University.


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

Associated with

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Jago Cooper


Bob Brier


Personal Life

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

Howard Carter was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Howard O’Neal Carter
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Howard Carter was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Howard Carter was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Howard Carter had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Howard Carter’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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