Sylvester Graham

Sylvester Graham bio

Birth Name: Sylvester Graham

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Connecticut

Date Of Birth: July 5, 1794

Date Of Death: September 11, 1851

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sylvester Graham was born on the 5th of July, 1794. He was best known for being a Entrepreneur. Best remembered for inventing the graham cracker, this early nineteenth-century figure led a dietary crusade, convincing his followers that vegetarianism would cure their unhealthy desires for alcohol and the flesh. He outlined his philosophy of life, health, and diet in his 1839 work Lectures on the Science of Human Life.

Sylvester Graham was born in Connecticut. During the 1820s, he briefly attended Amherst College and went on to receive his ordination as a Presbyterian minister. His “Graham diet” included vegetables and fruits, whole wheat bread, and small servings of dairy products; spicy foods and meat were not on the menu.

Sylvester Graham was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sylvester Graham was born in 1790s.

Sylvester Graham 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Sylvester Graham was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sylvester Graham
NICKNAME: Sylvester
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Sylvester Graham 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: Sylvester Graham was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Sylvester Graham 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.

Sylvester Graham’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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