As per our current Database, Samuel Colt has been died on Jan 10, 1862 (age 47).
When Samuel Colt die, Samuel Colt was 47 years old.
|Popular As||Samuel Colt|
|Age||47 years old|
|Born||July 19, 1814 (Hartford, CT)|
Samuel Colt’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Samuel Colt was born in the Year of the Dog. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dog are loyal, faithful, honest, distrustful, often guilty of telling white lies, temperamental, prone to mood swings, dogmatic, and sensitive. Dogs excel in business but have trouble finding mates. Compatible with Tiger or Horse.
Inventor of the Colt revolver, which is commonly known as The Gun that Won the West. He was able to produce his guns, which used interchangeable parts, on a large scale due to his ability to employ an assembly line.
At age eleven he was indentured to a Glastonbury farmer, where he did chores and attended school.
His initial attempts into producing firearms were failures but his Business expanded rapidly after 1847, when the Texas Rangers ordered 1,000 revolvers during the American war with Mexico.
He married Elizabeth Hart Jarvis and he had a son named Cladwell Hart Colt.
He and Samuel Morse were friends.