Nevil Maskelyne

Nevil Maskelyne bio

Birth Name: Nevil Maskelyne

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: London

Date Of Birth: October 6, 1732

Date Of Death: July 20, 1811

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Nevil Maskelyne was born on the 6th of October, 1732. He was famous for being a Person. Most remember him as the 5th Astronomer Royal, a role he served from 1765 to 1811.

Nevil Maskelyne was born in London. In 1754, he matriculated from St Catharine’s College, Cambridge. In 1775, he obtained the Copley Medal–a highly prestigious honor.

Nevil Maskelyne was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Nevil Maskelyne was born in 1730s.

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

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

Nevil Maskelyne was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Nevil Maskelyne
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Nevil Maskelyne 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: Nevil Maskelyne 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: Nevil Maskelyne 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.

Nevil Maskelyne’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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