Sir Ernest Desilva

Sir Ernest Desilva bio

Birth Name: Sir Ernest Desilva

Occupation: Business Executive

Place Of Birth: Sri Lanka

Date Of Birth: November 26, 1887

Date Of Death: May 9, 1957

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Sir Ernest Desilva was born on the 26th of November, 1887. He was famous for being a Business Executive. Sri Lankan banker and philanthropist who was considered the most prominent one of the 20th century.

Sir Ernest Desilva was born in Sri Lanka. He was born at the Royal Palace to a very wealthy family and attended Royal College, Colombo. He was a serious Buddhist and contributed to the advancement of Buddhism.

Sir Ernest Desilva was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sir Ernest Desilva was born in 1880s.

Sir Ernest Desilva 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".


Sir’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Sir Ernest Desilva was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sir Ernest Desilva
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Sir Ernest Desilva was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Sir Ernest Desilva was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Sir Ernest Desilva had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Sir Ernest Desilva’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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