Samuel Eliot Morison bio

Birth Name: Samuel Eliot Morison

Occupation: Historian

Place Of Birth: Massachusetts

Date Of Birth: July 9, 1887

Date Of Death: May 15, 1976

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Samuel Eliot Morison was born on the 9th of July, 1887. He was popular for being a Historian. A respected American war historian, he won the Pulitzer Prize for Admiral of the Ocean Sea (1942), a biography of Christopher Columbus. His other popular works include Oxford History of the American People (1965) and The Growth of the American Republic (1930).

Samuel Eliot Morison was born in Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard University in 1908. He later became a professor at the University of California-Berkeley. He received a second Pulitzer Prize for his 1959 work, John Paul Jones : A Sailor’s Biography.

Samuel Eliot Morison was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Samuel Eliot Morison was born in 1880s.

Samuel Eliot Morison 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".


Samuel’s Samuel Eliot Morison attended Noble and Greenough School, École Libre des Sciences Politiques, Harvard University.


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

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Samuel Eliot Morison was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Samuel Eliot Morison
RELIGION: Christian
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Samuel Eliot Morison was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Samuel Eliot Morison was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Samuel Eliot Morison had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Samuel Eliot Morison’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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