Meriwether Lewis

Meriwether Lewis bio

Birth Name: Meriwether Lewis

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Ivy, VA

Date Of Birth: August 18, 1774

Date Of Death: October 11, 1809

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Meriwether Lewis was born on the 18th of August, 1774. He was famous for being a Explorer. He explored and mapped the American Northwest with his partner William Clark.

Meriwether Lewis was born in Ivy, VA. He was appointed to be President Thomas Jefferson ‘s aide in 1801 and provided him with information regarding army politics. In addition to helping to map the U.S., he served as governor of Louisiana.

Meriwether Lewis was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Meriwether Lewis was born in 1770s.

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

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

Meriwether Lewis was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Meriwether Lewis
NICKNAME: Meriwether
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Meriwether Lewis 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: Meriwether Lewis was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Meriwether Lewis 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.

Meriwether Lewis’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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