John Rae

About John Rae

Birth Day: September 30, 1813
Birth Place: Scotland

John Rae

John Rae was born on September 30, 1813 in Scotland. Explorer of Northern Canada who gave a name to its modern-day Northern Territories.
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As per our current Database, John Rae has been died on Jul 22, 1893 (age 79).

🎂 John Rae - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When John Rae die, John Rae was 79 years old.

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Occupation Explorer
Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
Born September 30, 1813 (Scotland)
Birthday September 30
Town/City Scotland
Nationality Scotland

🌙 Zodiac

John Rae’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

John Rae was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.

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Explorer of Northern Canada who gave a name to its modern-day Northern Territories.

Before Fame

He was sent to learn the fate of the famed Franklin Expedition that traveled before him.


After returning to England with bad news about the expedition, he was quietly distanced by the monarchy.

Family Life

He grew up around Hall of Clestrain, in Scotland, UK.

Associated With

Matthew Maury is another well-known Explorer who sought the North West Passage.

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