William James

William James bio

Birth Name: William James

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: January 11, 1842

Date Of Death: August 26, 1910

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William James was born on the 11th of January, 1842. He was popular for being a Philosopher. The first educator to introduce a psychology course in the U.S. and author of several books on the different branches of psychology.

William James was born in New York City. He attended Harvard Medical School. He later became known as the Father of American Psychology. He enjoyed discussing and writing about free will, carrying on the legacy of philosopher Immanuel Kant .

William James was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William James was born in 1840s.

William James 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".


William’s William James attended Harvard University.


William James’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 James’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

William James was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: William James
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William James was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: William James was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: William James had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

William James’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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