James Wolfe

British Army Officer James Wolfe Full Name: James Wolfe [James Peter Wolfe]

United Kingdom

Profession: British Army Officer
Why Famous: Defeated the French in Canada.

Born: January 2, 1727
Birthplace: Westerham, Kent, England
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: September 13, 1759 (aged 32)
Cause of Death: Killed in action

Historical Events in the Life of James Wolfe

  • 1758-07-26 British battle fleet under general James Wolfe conquers Louisbourg
  • 1759-06-27 British general James Wolfe begins the siege of Quebec.

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