William Jones

William Jones bio

Birth Name: William James Jones

Occupation: Teacher

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 28, 1746

Date Of Death: April 27, 1794

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

William Jones was born on the 28th of September, 1746. He was famous for being a Teacher. Philologist and expert on ancient India who founded the Asiatic Society of Bengal, known for proposing a link among Indo-European languages.

William Jones was born in England. He was a prodigy who learned Greek, Latin, Persian, Arabic, Hebrew, and Chinese at an early age. At age 17 he wrote the famous poem Caissa, which told a mythical story about the origins of chess.

William Jones was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William James Jones 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 Jones’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 Jones’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

William Jones was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William James Jones
NICKNAME: William Jones, William James Jones, Bill, Bill Jones, J. Bill Jones, William J. Jones
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: William Jones was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Jones was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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 Jones 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 Jones’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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