W Averell Harriman bio

Birth Name: W Averell Harriman

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: November 15, 1891

Date Of Death: July 26, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

W Averell Harriman was born on the 15th of November, 1891. He was best known for being a Politician. American ambassador to the Soviet Union who led talks between the two countries during the crucial years of WW II. He also served as the 11th United States Secretary of Commerce under Harry S Truman and as the 48th Governor of New York from 1955 to 1958.

W Averell Harriman was born in New York. He began in the family business, as an executive with the Union Pacific Railroad Company, and from 1940-41, who served on the National Defense Advisory Commission. He travelled to the USSR to negotiate the Lend-Lease Act, which gave the Russians much-needed war materiel, and after the war supervised the European recovery programs.

W Averell Harriman was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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W Averell Harriman was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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

W Averell Harriman was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: W Averell Harriman
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: W Averell Harriman was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: W Averell Harriman was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: W Averell Harriman had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

W Averell Harriman’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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