John Hanning Speke Birthday, Date of Birth

John Hanning Speke

John Hanning Speke (4 May 1827 – 15 September 1864) was an English explorer and officer in the British Indian Army who made three exploratory expeditions to Africa. He is most associated with the search for the source of the Nile and was the first European to reach Lake Victoria. He is also known for propounding the Hamitic hypothesis in 1863, in which he supposed that the Wahuma ethnic group were descendants of the biblical figure Ham, and had lighter skin and more Hamitic features than the Bantu over whom they ruled.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Friday, May 4, 1827
Place of Birth
Bideford
Age
194
Star Sign

The May 4, 1827 was a Friday under the star sign of . It was the 123 day of the year. President of the United States was John Quincy Adams.

If you were born on this day, you are 194 years old. Your last birthday was on the Tuesday, May 4, 2021, 0 days ago. Your next birthday is on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, in 364 days. You have lived for 70,858 days, or about 1,700,611 hours, or about 102,036,678 minutes, or about seconds.

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4th of May 1827 News

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