As per our current Database, Alden Partridge is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Alden Partridge is 238 years, 9 months and 25 days old. Alden Partridge will celebrate 239rd birthday on a Monday 12th of February 2024. Below we countdown to Alden Partridge upcoming birthday.
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|Born||February 12, 1785 (Norwich, VT)|
Alden Partridge’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Alden Partridge was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
Supporter of the concept of the citizen soldier, he founded the first military college in America.
He proposed a school curriculum based on science and mathematics, but his ideas met widespread resistance from administrators.
His American Literary, Scientific, and Military Academy later became Norwich University, the country's oldest private military school.
His adopted son George Colvocoresses led an exploration expedition to the Antarctic, and later commanded a ship during the Civil War.
He wanted to create a professional officer class, the opposite of previous military leaders like George Washington, who often came from successful families.