Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn bio

Birth Name: Aphra Behn

Occupation: Playwright

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 14, 1640

Date Of Death: April 16, 1689

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Aphra Behn was born on the 14th of December, 1640. He was known for being a Playwright. An influential playwright and author of the Restoration Era, she is known for plays such as The Rover, Sir Patient Fancy, and The Feigned Courtesans. Her novels include Oroonoko and Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister.

Aphra Behn was born in England. During her younger years, she traveled to many places, including Venezuela and Africa. She published her first dramatic work, The Forced Marriage, in 1670. She had a stint as a political spy for the English Government.

Aphra Behn was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Aphra Behn was born in 1640s.

Aphra Behn 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".


Aphra’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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Aphra Behn was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Aphra Behn
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Aphra Behn 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: Aphra Behn was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Aphra Behn 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.

Aphra Behn’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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