Astrid Lindgren bio

Birth Name: Astrid Lindgren

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: Sweden

Date Of Birth: November 14, 1907

Date Of Death: January 28, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Swedish

Astrid Lindgren was born on the 14th of November, 1907. She was known for being a Children’s Author. Critically-acclaimed Swedish children’s book author best known for creating the Pippi Longstocking series. Her other series include Karlsson-on-the-Roof and the Six Bullerby Children.

Astrid Lindgren was born in Sweden. After finishing school, she began working for a newspaper in Vimmerby, Sweden. She became romantically involved with the publication’s editor and gave birth to his illegitimate son in the mid-1920s. She was the second recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Award.

Astrid Lindgren was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Astrid Lindgren was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Astrid Lindgren 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Astrid Lindgren was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Astrid Lindgren
NICKNAME: Astrid Lindgren
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Astrid Lindgren was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Astrid Lindgren was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

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

Astrid Lindgren’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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