Joseph Howland

Joseph Howland bio

Birth Name: Joseph Howland

Occupation: War Hero

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: December 3, 1834

Date Of Death: March 31, 1886

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Joseph Howland was born on the 3rd of December, 1834. He was popular for being a War Hero. Perhaps best remembered for his bravery in the Peninsula Campaign’s Battle of Gaines’ Mill, this Union Army Commander also fought in the First Battle of Bull Run. At the conclusion of the American Civil War, he pursued a political career and was elected New York State Treasurer.

Joseph Howland was born in New York. In 1861, he enlisted in the 16th New York State Volunteers regiment. He helped establish Cornell University and the Hudson River State Hospital for the Insane.

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

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Joseph Howland was born in 1830s.

Joseph Howland 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 Howland’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 Howland’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Joseph Howland was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

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



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Howland 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 Howland was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Joseph Howland 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 Howland’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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