Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov bio

Birth Name: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

Occupation: Playwright

Place Of Birth: Taganrog

Date Of Birth: January 29, 1860

Date Of Death: July 15, 1904

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Anton Chekhov was born on the 29th of January, 1860. He was popular for being a Playwright. Russian playwright and short story writer whose most famous works of dramatic realism include Uncle Vanya, The Seagull, Three Sisters, and The Cherry Orchard. His literary work is marked by an objective presentation of character and a reluctance to neatly answer questions.

Anton Chekhov was born in Taganrog. He came from a peasant background and initially wrote as a way of both supporting his family and paying his own way through medical school. His early literary works include a short story called The Steppe and the Pushkin Prize-winning short fiction collection, At Dusk. He was a friend of fellow Russian writers, Leo Tolstoy and Maxim Gorky .

Anton Chekhov was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Anton Chekhov was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Anton Chekhov was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
NICKNAME: Antosha Chekhonte
RELIGION: Russian Orthodox
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius



Zodiac Sign: Anton Chekhov was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Anton Chekhov was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Anton Chekhov had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Anton Chekhov’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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