Mary Edwards Walker

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Birth Name: Mary Edwards Walker

Occupation: Doctor

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: November 26, 1832

Date Of Death: February 21, 1919

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Mary Edwards Walker was born on the 26th of November, 1832. She was best known for being a Doctor. Iconic feminist, abolitionist, prohibitionist, and surgeon who, after the Civil War, became the first woman ever to receive the Medal of Honor.

Mary Edwards Walker was born in New York. She was the only woman in her class at Geneva Medical College, where she graduated in 1855. While working for the Union Army as a surgeon during the Civil War she was captured by the Confederate Army and was held as a prisoner of war in Richmond, Virginia.

Mary Edwards Walker was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mary Edwards Walker was born in 1830s.

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

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Mary Edwards Walker was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Mary Edwards Walker
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Mary Edwards Walker 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: Mary Edwards Walker was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Mary Edwards Walker 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.

Mary Edwards Walker’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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