William Ramsay

William Ramsay bio

Birth Name: William Ramsay

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: October 2, 1852

Date Of Death: February 12, 1865

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Scottish

William Ramsay was born on the 2nd of October, 1852. He was popular for being a Chemist. A Scottish chemist who discovered the noble gases in the 1890’s for which he received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1904.

William Ramsay was born in Scotland. He wrote his doctoral thesis Investigations in the Toluic and Nitrotoluic Acids at the University of Tubingen in Germany. He was the first chemist to isolate the chemical element helium, which had previously only been observed in the spectrum of the sun.

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

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William Ramsay was born in 1850s.

William Ramsay 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 Ramsay’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 Ramsay’s parents.

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Personal Life

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William Ramsay was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: William Ramsay
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Ramsay 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 Ramsay was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: William Ramsay 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 Ramsay’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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