Al Smith bio

Birth Name: Alphonse Eugene Smith

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: December 30, 1873

Date Of Death: January 3, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Al Smith was born on the 30th of December, 1873. He was known for being a Politician. Politician and Democrat who was the Governor of New York from 1923 to 1928. He became the first Roman Catholic presidential nominee in 1928.

Al Smith was born in New York City. He grew up in New York around the same time as the Brooklyn Bridge was being built. He ran for president in 1928 but was defeated by Republican Herbert Hoover, in part because of fears his Catholic background would make him beholden to the Pope.

Al Smith was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Al Smith was born in 1870s.

Alphonse Eugene Smith is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Al’s Alphonse Eugene Smith attended Douglas (Webster Groves, MO).


Al Smith’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Al Smith’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Al Smith kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Al Smith was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alphonse Eugene Smith
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Al Smith was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Al Smith was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Al Smith had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Al Smith’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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