William Hovell

William Hovell bio

Birth Name: William Hovell

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 26, 1786

Date Of Death: November 9, 1875

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Australian

William Hovell was born on the 26th of April, 1786. He was known for being a Explorer. He became the co-leader, along with Hamilton Hume, of the infamous expedition of Eastern Australia.

William Hovell was born in England. When his father was captured and imprisoned by the French, young William dropped out of school to provide for his family. He and Hume saw each other not as partners, but as rivals, which almost doomed their expedition.

William Hovell was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Hovell was born in 1780s.

William Hovell 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 Hovell’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 Hovell’s parents.

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William Hovell was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: William Hovell
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William Hovell 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: William Hovell was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: William Hovell 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.

William Hovell’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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