After saving the life of English colonist John Smith when he was sentenced to death by her father, Chief Powhatan, this Algonquin member of the Tsenacommacah tribal nation married John Rolfe, another Englishman who was living in Virginia’s Jamestown settlement.
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|BIRTH DATE:||January 1, 1595|
|AGE:||425 years old|
Pocahontas is a Person. A year after her 1614 marriage to planter John Rolfe, she welcomed a son named Thomas Rolfe. The family of three subsequently settled in England, where Pocahontas attained almost celebrity status before passing away suddenly in 1617. Her exact birth date is unknown, although she is thought to have been born around the year 1595. When she bravely stepped in to prevent the beheading of John Smith, she was likely only twelve or thirteen years old.
DID YOU KNOW Her birth name was Matoaka, and she was later known as both Amonute and Rebecca Rolfe.
FACT Her descendant Edith Bolling Wilson married United States President Woodrow Wilson.
SEE ALSO Pocahontas’s net worth as of 2018.
Currently, Pocahontas is 425 years old. She will celebrate her 426th birthday on a Sunday, January 1st. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Pocahontas’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn’s life pursuit is to be proud of their achievements and a secret desire to be admired by their family and friends and the world at large. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, music, understated status, quality craftsmanship and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are responsible, disciplined, self-control, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.
Pocahontas was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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