John Harington

John Harington bio

Birth Name: John Harington

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 4, 1561

Date Of Death: April 30, 1904

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

John Harington was born on the 4th of August, 1561. He was popular for being a Entrepreneur. A poet by trade, he invented the first flushable toilet.

John Harington was born in England. His wit sometimes got him into trouble with the royal court, such as when a translated racy Italian poem hit a little too close to home for the Queen. His invention caused his name to become a kind of euphemism for toilet.

John Harington was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Harington was born in 1560s.

John Harington 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".


John’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

John Harington was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Harington
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Harington was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: John Harington was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: John Harington had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

John Harington’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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