Stephen Ambrose bio

Birth Name: Stephen Edward Ambrose

Occupation: Historian

Place Of Birth: IL

Date Of Birth: January 10, 1936

Date Of Death: October 13, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Stephen Ambrose was born on the 10th of January, 1936. He was famous for being a Historian. American historian and author who wrote biographies of U.S. presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. His other popular historical works include D-Day, June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II (1994) and Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West (1996).

Stephen Ambrose was born in IL. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and played on the school’s football team for three years. After returning to his alma mater to receive his PhD in history, he became a professor in the history department at the University of New Orleans. His popular work, The Wild Blue, investigates World War II-era aviation.

Stephen Ambrose was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Stephen Ambrose was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Stephen Edward Ambrose is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Stephen’s Stephen Edward Ambrose attended Whitewater High School and University of Wisconsin-Madison.


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

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Personal Life

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

Stephen Ambrose was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Stephen Edward Ambrose
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn



Zodiac Sign: Stephen Ambrose was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Stephen Ambrose was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Stephen Ambrose had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Stephen Ambrose’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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