James Prescott Joule

James Prescott Joule bio

Birth Name: James Prescott Joule

Occupation: Conservationist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 24, 1818

Date Of Death: October 11, 1889

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

James Prescott Joule was born on the 24th of December, 1818. He was best known for being a Conservationist. Scientist whose discoveries in heat and energy led to the Law of conservation of energy and the First law of thermodynamics.

James Prescott Joule was born in England. In 1845, he published a paper observing that mechanical power can be turned into heat. The international unit of movement and heat was named “joule” after his advancements in science and thermodynamics.

James Prescott Joule was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Prescott Joule 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 Prescott Joule’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 Prescott Joule’s parents.

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Personal Life

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James Prescott Joule was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Prescott Joule
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: James Prescott Joule 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: James Prescott Joule was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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 Prescott Joule 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.

James Prescott Joule’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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