James Starley

James Starley bio

Birth Name: James Starley

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 21, 1831

Date Of Death: June 17, 1881

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

James Starley was born on the 21st of April, 1831. He was known for being a Entrepreneur. Considered the founder of the bicycle industry, he was among the first and most successful producers, innovators, and sellers of the new vehicle.

James Starley was born in England. He was a prolific inventor from his earliest days. He developed a window blind controllable with a single string, a bassinet that could soothe the most colicky baby, and improved sewing machines. He immediately saw room for improvement after the introduction of the new French velocipede invention. He built a version with lighter wheels, later creating the patented cross-spoke method.

James Starley was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Starley was born in 1830s.

James Starley 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 Starley’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 Starley’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

James Starley was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Starley
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: James Starley 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: James Starley was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: James Starley 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.

James Starley’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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