Wallace Carothers

Wallace Carothers bio

Birth Name: Wallace Carothers

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Burlington

Date Of Birth: April 27, 1896

Date Of Death: April 29, 1937

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Wallace Carothers was born on the 27th of April, 1896. He was known for being a Entrepreneur. DuPont chemist who invented nylons while working on a silk substitute.

Wallace Carothers was born in Burlington. He was hired by DuPont to find a replacement for silk, which came mainly from Japan. His finished version of nylon premiered to 3,000 women at a forum titled We Enter the World of Tomorrow. He was inducted into the Alpha Chi Sigma Hall of Fame in 1982 after his death.

Wallace Carothers was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wallace Carothers was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Wallace Carothers was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Wallace Carothers
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Wallace Carothers was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Wallace Carothers was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Wallace Carothers had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Wallace Carothers’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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