Leonhard Seppala

Leonhard Seppala bio

Birth Name: Leonhard Seppala

Occupation: Dog Musher

Place Of Birth: Norway

Date Of Birth: September 14, 1877

Date Of Death: January 28, 1967

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Norwegian

Leonhard Seppala was born on the 14th of September, 1877. He was famous for being a Dog Musher. Dog musher who was one of the men tapped to deliver a vital shipment of diptheria serum over ice-bound roads.

Leonhard Seppala was born in Norway. He inherited his first sled dogs through a friend, who originally intended them for the polar explorer Roald Amundsen, before his expedition was cancelled. The famous serum run he took part in is commemorated yearly in Alaska with the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, formerly the Iditarod Trail Seppala Memorial Race.

Leonhard Seppala was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leonhard Seppala was born in 1870s.

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

Associated with

Newton Marshall

Dog Musher

Martin Buser

Dog Musher

Libby Riddles

Dog Musher

Personal Life

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

Leonhard Seppala was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Leonhard Seppala
NICKNAME: Leonhard
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Leonhard Seppala 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: Leonhard Seppala was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Leonhard Seppala 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.

Leonhard Seppala’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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