John Venn

John Venn bio

Birth Name: John Venn

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 4, 1834

Date Of Death: April 4, 1923

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

John Venn was born on the 4th of August, 1834. He was popular for being a Philosopher. Best known as the originator of the ubiquitous Venn diagram, this late nineteenth-century philosopher and logician contributed to the fields of statistics and probability. His publications include Symbolic Logic and The Logic of Chance.

John Venn was born in England. After earning a degree in mathematics from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, he became an ordained Anglican priest and also taught logic, probability, and morality at Cambridge University. He ended his clerical career in the early 1880s, stating that his philosophical views were incompatible with the principles of Anglicanism.

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

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John Venn was born in 1830s.

John Venn 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 Venn’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 Venn’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Venn was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: John Venn
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Venn 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 Venn was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: John Venn 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 Venn’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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