Alfred Kinsey

Alfred Kinsey bio

Birth Name: Alfred Charles Kinsey

Occupation: Psychologist

Place Of Birth: Hoboken

Date Of Birth: June 23, 1894

Date Of Death: August 25, 1956

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Alfred Kinsey was born on the 23rd of June, 1894. He was popular for being a Psychologist. World-renowned sex researcher who founded the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana University in 1947 and compiled statistical research on his subjects’ intimate behavior. His books, Sexual Behavior in the Human Male and Sexual Behavior in the Human Male, are considered precursors to the sexual revolution that occurred over a decade later.

Alfred Kinsey was born in Hoboken. He suffered from curvature of the spine, a condition that saved him from being drafted during World War I. He developed the revolutionary Kinsey Scale, which measures an individual’s sexual orientation on a range from 0 to 6, where 0 is exclusively heterosexual and 6 is exclusively homosexual. He is the subject of the 2004 film Kinsey, where he is played by Liam Neeson .

Alfred Kinsey was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alfred Kinsey was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Alfred Kinsey was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alfred Charles Kinsey
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Alfred Kinsey was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Alfred Kinsey 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: Alfred Kinsey had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Alfred Kinsey’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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