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William John Wills’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.
William John Wills was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.
British surveyor and surgeon who was second-in-command of the Burke and Wills expedition, an ill-fated attempt to cross Australia from south to north.
He was homeschooled by his father until the age of 11 and then went on to study at St. Andrew's Grammar School, Ashburton.
He became exhausted and died during the expedition at a place called Breerily Waterhole.
He was the second child of seven born to Dr. William Wills and Sarah Elizabeth Wills.
Much like Meriwether Lewis, he embarked upon an expedition to explore the far reaches of his country.