Sea captain and slaver who commanded the English fleet against the Spanish Armada under Queen Elizabeth I in 1588.
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|FULL NAME:||Francis Drake|
|BIRTH DATE:||July 13, 1540|
|AGE:||479 years old|
Francis Drake is a Explorer. Francis was born in 1540s, in the middle of G.I. Generation generation. He married Mary Newman in 1569, and she died shortly after. At the time of his own death, he was married to Elizabeth Sydenham. He made his first sea voyage to the New World when he was 23.
DID YOU KNOW He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth on April 4, 1581.
FACT He was sent by Elizabeth I to make expeditions on several occasions.
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Currently, Francis Drake is 479 years old. His next birthday is away. Francis will celebrate his 480th birthday on a Saturday, July 13th. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on July 13, 1540. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Francis Drake’s zodiac sign is Cancer. Cancer ruling planet is Moon. Those born under the zodiac sign of Cancer are intuitive and sentimental. Cancer can be one of the most challenging zodiac signs to get to know. They are very emotional and sensitive, and care deeply about matters of the family and their home. Cancer is sympathetic and attached to people they keep close.
Francis Drake was born in the Year of the Rat. The Pig is the twelfth of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People under this sign are happy, easygoing, honest, trusting, educated, sincere and brave. They are sometimes regarded as being lazy. This year is the Year of the Pig.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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