James Oglethorpe

About James Oglethorpe

Birth Day: December 22, 1696
Birth Place: England

James Oglethorpe

James Oglethorpe was born on December 22, 1696 in England. British statesman who's known to have founded the colony of Georgia.
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Age 88 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born December 22, 1696 (England)
Birthday December 22
Town/City England
Nationality England

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James Oglethorpe’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

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James Oglethorpe was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.

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British statesman who's known to have founded the colony of Georgia.

Before Fame

He became a leading humanitarian after becoming a member of the Parliament in 1722.


He persuaded the British Parliament to resettle London's poor and Criminals in the New World colony of Georgia.

Family Life

He was born the son of Sir Theophilus Oglethorpe and Lady Eleanor Oglethorpe. He was married to Elizabeth Oglethorpe.

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He paid a visit to John Adams in London when he was the U.S. Ambassador for England.

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