Marija Gimbutas

Marija Gimbutas bio

Birth Name: Marija Gimbutas

Occupation: Archeologist

Place Of Birth: Lithuania

Date Of Birth: January 23, 1921

Date Of Death: February 2, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Marija Gimbutas was born on the 23rd of January, 1921. She was popular for being a Archeologist. Lithuanian-American archaeologist known for her research on Neolithic and Bronze Age cultures. She is best known for advocating the theory that pre-Indo-European societies were matriarchal.

Marija Gimbutas was born in Lithuania. She studied at Vytautas Magnus University and the University of Vilnius. She is known for her Kurgan hypothesis, which locates the Proto-Indo-European homeland in the Pontic Steppe.

Marija Gimbutas was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Marija Gimbutas was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Marija Gimbutas 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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Marija Gimbutas’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Marija Gimbutas’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Marija Gimbutas was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Marija Gimbutas
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Marija Gimbutas was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Marija Gimbutas was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Marija Gimbutas had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Marija Gimbutas’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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