William Davies Evans

William Davies Evans bio

Birth Name: William Davies Evans

Occupation: Chess Player

Place Of Birth: Wales

Date Of Birth: January 27, 1790

Date Of Death: August 3, 1872

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

William Davies Evans was born on the 27th of January, 1790. He was best known for being a Chess Player. A Welsh inventor and skilled chess player who most notably invented the tri-coloured lighting on naval vessels, which helped ships avoid collisions at night.

William Davies Evans was born in Wales. He worked on sea vessels from a very young age. He is remembered best for his unique strategies, including Evan’s Gambit.

William Davies Evans was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Davies Evans was born in 1790s.

William Davies Evans 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 Davies Evans’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 Davies Evans’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

William Davies Evans was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Davies Evans
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Davies Evans was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Davies Evans was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

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

William Davies Evans’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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