Alan Watts bio

Birth Name: Alan Wilson Watts

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: January 6, 1915

Date Of Death: November 16, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Alan Watts was born on the 6th of January, 1915. He was popular for being a Philosopher. Philosopher of New Age studies who focused on Buddhism and Zen as a way to achieve enlightenment.

Alan Watts was born in England. He attended The Kings School, Canterbury. He taught at the American Academy of Asian Studies in San Francisco.

Alan Watts was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alan Wilson Watts 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

Alan Watts was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alan Wilson Watts
NICKNAME: Alan Watts, Alan Wilson Watts
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Alan Watts 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: Alan Watts was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Alan Watts 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.

Alan Watts’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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