Joseph Henry

Joseph Henry bio

Birth Name: Joseph Henry

Occupation: Engineer

Place Of Birth: Albany

Date Of Birth: December 17, 1797

Date Of Death: March 13, 1878

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Joseph Henry was born on the 17th of December, 1797. He was known for being a Engineer. Pioneering electrical engineer who discovered the electrical properties that formed the basis for the telegraph machines. The SI unit of inductance, the henry, is named after him.

Joseph Henry was born in Albany. As a child he wanted to become a professional actor. He used his research of electrical properties to become the inventory of the electric doorbell.

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

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Joseph Henry was born in 1790s.

Joseph Henry 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 Henry’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 Henry’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Joseph Henry was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Joseph Henry
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Henry 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 Henry was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Joseph Henry 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 Henry’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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