Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn bio

Birth Name: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: December 11, 1918

Date Of Death: August 3, 2008

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was born on the 11th of December, 1918. He was popular for being a Novelist. Russian historian, novelist, and social critic whose most famous works include The Gulag Archipelago, Two Hundred Years Together, and One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich. His literary work exposed the evils of the Soviet Gulag’s forced labor camp system to an international audience.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was born in Russia. He attended Rostov State University, where he studied mathematics. He went on to serve in the Red Army during World War II. From the mid-1940s through the early 1950s, he was imprisoned in Russian labor camps for his private criticism of Stalin (discovered when government officials confiscated his letters to a friend). He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1970 for One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich. The same work was responsible for his exile from the Soviet Union in 1974.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn 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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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
NICKNAME: Aleksandr
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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