English Victorian polymath who created the statistical concept of correlation and introduced the use of questionnaires and surveys for collecting data on communities. He wrote over 340 books and papers and his 1869 book Hereditary Genius was the first social scientific attempt to study genius and greatness.
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|FULL NAME:||Sir Francis Galton|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 16, 1822|
|AGE:||197 years old|
Sir Francis Galton is a Person. He got married to Louisa Jane Butler on August 1, 1853. He was a founding member of the Lunar Society of Birmingham and in 1850 he joined the Royal Geographical Society, with whom he mounted a difficult expedition into then little-known South West Africa.
DID YOU KNOW He coined the phrase “nature versus nurture” and he was knighted in 1909.
FACT His cousin was the acclaimed English scientist Charles Darwin .
Currently, Sir Francis Galton is 197 years old. He will celebrate his 198th birthday on a Saturday, February 16th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Sir Francis Galton’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Sir Francis Galton was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank with others. This year is the year of the Pig.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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