Ann Radcliffe bio

Birth Name: Ann Ward

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: July9, 1764

Date Of Death: February 7, 1823

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Ann Radcliffe was born on the 9th of July, 1764. She was famous for being a Novelist. An English novelist known for her works of Gothic romance, she penned the classic work, The Mysteries of Udolpho, which tells the story of a young woman imprisoned by a sadistic villain.

Ann Radcliffe was born in England. Imbued with rich landscapes and careful attention to the psychic states of the characters, her suspenseful works made Radcliffe one of the most popular writers of her generation. She published her final work when she was thirty-two years old. She gave no explanation for giving up writing at such a young age; however, theories held that she may have either gone mad or become engaged in secret espionage work.

Ann Radcliffe was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ann Radcliffe was born in 1760s.

Ann Ward 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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Ann Radcliffe’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ann Radcliffe’s parents.

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Like many famous people and celebrities, Ann Radcliffe kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Ann Radcliffe was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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Zodiac Sign: Ann Radcliffe 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: Ann Radcliffe was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Ann Radcliffe 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.

Ann Radcliffe’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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