William C. Durant

William C. Durant bio

Birth Name: William C. Durant

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Boston

Date Of Birth: December 8, 1861

Date Of Death: March 18, 1947

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William C. Durant was born on the 8th of December, 1861. He was popular for being a Entrepreneur. Founder of General Motors who created some of the most enduring automobile brands in the world.

William C. Durant was born in Boston. He bought a carriage company using family money and expanded it to one of the largest suppliers of horse-drawn carriages in the country. His first automobile acquisitions included David Buick ‘s car company, quickly followed by the Olds Corporation and more than two dozen others.

William C. Durant was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William C. Durant was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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

William C. Durant was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William C. Durant
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William C. Durant 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: William C. Durant was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: William C. Durant 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.

William C. Durant’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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