Mata Hari

Mata Hari bio

Birth Name: Margaretha Geertruida Zelle

Occupation: Criminal

Place Of Birth: Netherlands

Date Of Birth: August 7, 1876

Date Of Death: October 15, 1917

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Dutch

Mata Hari was born on the 7th of August, 1876. She was popular for being a Criminal. Exotic dancer from the Netherlands who was executed as a World War I spy. An exemplar of the femme fatale character, she inspired numerous novels and films.

Mata Hari was born in Netherlands. She and her three siblings were born to wealthy Frisian parents in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. After her death, her head was embalmed and kept in the Museum of Anatomy in Paris. It was discovered missing in 2000.

Mata Hari was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mata Hari was born in 1870s.

Margaretha Geertruida Zelle 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Mata Hari kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Mata Hari was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Margaretha Geertruida Zelle
NICKNAME: Mata Hari, Margreet, Margaretha MacLeod



Zodiac Sign: Mata Hari was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Mata Hari was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Mata Hari had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Mata Hari’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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