James Augustus Grant

James Augustus Grant was born on April 11, 1827 in Scotland. Scottish soldier who took part in an expedition to Africa to chart the Nile River.
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As per our current Database, James Augustus Grant has been died on Feb 11, 1892 (age 64).

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When James Augustus Grant die, James Augustus Grant was 64 years old.

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Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born April 11, 1827 (Scotland)
Birthday April 11
Town/City Scotland
Nationality Scotland

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James Augustus Grant’s zodiac sign is Aries. 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.

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James Augustus Grant was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.

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Scottish soldier who took part in an expedition to Africa to chart the Nile River.

Before Fame

As a soldier, he saw action in India during the Sikh Wars.


He was awarded a gold medal by the Royal Geographical Society for his contributions to African geography.

Family Life

He grew up in Nairn, Scotland.

Associated With

It was John Hanning Speke , Grant's comrade-in-arms from the Sikh Wars, who invited him on his second African expedition.

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