Michael Faraday

Michael Faraday bio

Birth Name: Michael Faraday

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 22, 1791

Date Of Death: August 25, 1867

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Michael Faraday was born on the 22nd of September, 1791. He was best known for being a Chemist. Leading British scientist in Electromagnetism and Elctrochemistry. He invented an early form of the Bunsen burner and the system of oxidation numbers and he was one of the first scientist to discover benzene.

Michael Faraday was born in England. He learned a great deal by reading the books he came across while working as a bookseller’s apprentice. He was the first to discover the Magnetic Field, along with Diamagnetism and Electrolysis.

Michael Faraday was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Michael Faraday was born in 1790s.

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

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Michael Faraday was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Michael Faraday
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Michael Faraday was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Michael Faraday was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Michael Faraday had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Michael Faraday’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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