James Dewar

James Dewar bio

Birth Name: James Dewar

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: September 20, 1842

Date Of Death: March 27, 1923

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Scottish

James Dewar was born on the 20th of September, 1842. He was popular for being a Chemist. Scottish chemist who was the first do discover that gases can turn to liquid at extremely low temperatures. The Dewar flask, an insulating storage vessel, is named after him.

James Dewar was born in Scotland. He began research at Cambridge University in England. Not limiting himself to theory, he actually built a practical device that yielded significant amounts of liquid oxygen to prove his hypothesis.

James Dewar was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Dewar was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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James Dewar was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Dewar
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: James Dewar was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: James Dewar was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: James Dewar 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.

James Dewar’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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