Best remembered for serving a twenty-year term as President of the University of California, this Massachusetts-born educator also taught comparative and classical linguistics (philology) at Cornell University in New York.
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|FULL NAME:||Benjamin Ide Wheeler|
|BIRTH DATE:||July 15, 1854|
|AGE:||166 years old|
Benjamin Ide Wheeler is a Teacher. He grew up in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island as the son of a minister. In 1881, he married Rhode Island banker’s daughter Amey Webb. Upon his 1875 graduation from Brown University, he briefly worked as a high school teacher. He later traveled to Europe and earned a Ph.D. from the University of Heidelberg.
DID YOU KNOW His publications include Introduction to the Study of the History of Language; The Organization of Higher Education in the United States; and Analogy in Language.
FACT He and Janet Napolitano (American Secretary of Homeland Security under the presidential administration of Barack Obama) both served as President of the University of California.
Currently, Benjamin Ide Wheeler is 166 years old. He will celebrate his 167th birthday on a Saturday, July 15th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Benjamin Ide Wheeler’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, Cancer’s life pursuit is constant reassurance and intimacy and a secret desire to feel safe (emotionally, spiritually, romantically and financially). People of this zodiac sign like art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers and revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are: tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.
Benjamin Ide Wheeler was born in the Year of the Tiger. Tiger people are thought to be brave and independent. They’re respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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