John Rushworth Jellicoe

British Admiral of the Fleet John Rushworth Jellicoe

Profession: British Admiral of the Fleet

United Kingdom

Why Famous: Commanded the Grand Fleet at the Battle of Jutland in May 1916 during World War I.

Born: December 5, 1859
Birthplace: Southampton, Hampshire, England
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: November 20, 1935 (aged 75)
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

Married Life

  • 1902-07-01 British admiral John Jellicoe (42) weds Gwendoline Cayzer at Holy Trinity in London

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