Jim Beckwourth

Jim Beckwourth bio

Birth Name: Jim Beckwourth

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Virginia

Date Of Birth: April 6, 1798

Date Of Death: October 29, 1866

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Jim Beckwourth was born on the 6th of April, 1798. He was known for being a Explorer. Iconic African American pioneer who worked as a fur trapper while living with the Crow.

Jim Beckwourth was born in Virginia. He was born into slavery in Virginia, and moved west during the California Gold Rush. He discovered the Beckwourth Pass, which is located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains between Reno, Nevada and Portola, California.

Jim Beckwourth was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jim Beckwourth was born in 1790s.

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

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Jim Beckwourth was born in the Year of the Horse.

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Zodiac Sign: Jim Beckwourth was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Jim Beckwourth was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Jim Beckwourth had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Jim Beckwourth’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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