Norman Lockyer

Norman Lockyer bio

Birth Name: Norman Lockyer

Occupation: Astronomer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: May 17, 1836

Date Of Death: August 16, 1920

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Norman Lockyer was born on the 17th of May, 1836. He was famous for being a Astronomer. English scientist and astronomer who is credited with discovering the gas helium and was the founder of the journal Nature.

Norman Lockyer was born in England. He worked as a civil servant in the British War office. He led eight expeditions to observe solar eclipses, including one in 1870 to Sicily and one in 1871 to India.

Norman Lockyer was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Norman Lockyer was born in 1830s.

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

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Personal Life

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Norman Lockyer was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Norman Lockyer
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Norman Lockyer was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Norman Lockyer was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Norman Lockyer 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.

Norman Lockyer’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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