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Currently, William Jones is 273 years, 9 months and 17 days old. William Jones will celebrate 274rd birthday on a Monday 28th of September 2020. Below we countdown to William Jones upcoming birthday.
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|Born||September 28, 1746 (England)|
William Jones’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
William Jones was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.
Philologist and expert on ancient India who founded the Asiatic Society of Bengal, known for proposing a link among Indo-European languages.
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.
His father was a mathematician.
He and Juris Alunans are two of history's most famous philologists.