John McKinlay

John McKinlay bio

Birth Name: John McKinlay

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: August 26, 1819

Date Of Death: December 31, 1872

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Australian

John McKinlay was born on the 26th of August, 1819. He was best known for being a Explorer. Remembered for his nineteenth-century exploration of Australia, this Scottish-born adventurer is particularly notable for his involvement in the search and rescue effort following the disastrous Burke and Wills expedition of the early 1860s.

John McKinlay was born in Scotland. Before beginning his exploration of Australia, he studied at Scotland’s Dalinlongart School. In the mid 1860s, he led an expedition to Australia’s Northern Territory.

John McKinlay was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John McKinlay 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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John McKinlay was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: John McKinlay
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: John McKinlay 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: John McKinlay was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: John McKinlay 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.

John McKinlay’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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