Joseph Blackburne

Joseph Blackburne bio

Birth Name: Joseph Blackburne

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 10, 1841

Date Of Death: September 1, 1924

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Joseph Blackburne was born on the 10th of December, 1841. He was popular for being a Chess Player. English chess master who dominated chess in Britain for much of the late 19th century.

Joseph Blackburne was born in England. He didn’t begin playing chess until he was 18 years old, which is relatively late for a professional chess player. His nickname was “Black Death” because of his shear dominance and he was known for drinking Scotch whisky during exhibition games.

Joseph Blackburne was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joseph Blackburne was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Joseph Blackburne was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Joseph Blackburne
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Blackburne was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Joseph Blackburne was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Joseph Blackburne had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Joseph Blackburne’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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