Jaime Escalante

Jaime Escalante bio

Birth Name: Jaime Escalante

Occupation: Teacher

Place Of Birth: La Paz

Date Of Birth: December 31, 1930

Date Of Death: March 30, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Jaime Escalante was born on the 31st of December, 1930. He was popular for being a Teacher. Bolivian-born, California-based math instructor who inspired and motivated his Garfield High School students to succeed.

Jaime Escalante was born in La Paz. He attended California State University Los Angeles and Pasadena City College. He ascended to fame in 1982, when eighteen of his inner-city students passed the Advanced Placement Calculus examination.

Jaime Escalante was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jaime Escalante was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Jaime Escalante is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

Jaime Escalante was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jaime Escalante
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Jaime Escalante 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: Jaime Escalante was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Jaime Escalante 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.

Jaime Escalante’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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