Lewis Howard Latimer

Lewis Howard Latimer bio

Birth Name: Lewis Howard Latimer

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Chelsea

Date Of Birth: September 4, 1848

Date Of Death: December 11, 1928

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Lewis Howard Latimer was born on the 4th of September, 1848. He was best known for being a Entrepreneur. Son of escaped slaves who became a master draftsman and inventor.

Lewis Howard Latimer was born in Chelsea. He enlisted in the Union Navy at age 15 with the help of a forged birth certificate. He helped Alexander Graham Bell make the patent drawings for his telephone.

Lewis Howard Latimer was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lewis Howard Latimer was born in 1840s.

Lewis Howard Latimer 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".


Lewis’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Lewis Howard Latimer was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lewis Howard Latimer
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Lewis Howard Latimer 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: Lewis Howard Latimer was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Lewis Howard Latimer 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.

Lewis Howard Latimer’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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