Jacques Marquette

Jacques Marquette bio

Birth Name: Jacques Marquette

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: June 1, 1637

Date Of Death: May 18, 1675

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Jacques Marquette was born on the 1st of June, 1637. He was famous for being a Explorer. French Jesuit missionary who discovered Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan’s first European settlement.

Jacques Marquette was born in France. He was assigned as a Jesuit missionary to the area of Quebec in 1666. Marquette and Louis Jolliet were the first Europeans to observe and chart the northern region of the Mississippi River in 1673.

Jacques Marquette was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jacques Marquette was born in 1630s.

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

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Jacques Marquette was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Jacques Marquette
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Jacques Marquette 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: Jacques Marquette was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Jacques Marquette 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.

Jacques Marquette’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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