Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde bio

Birth Name: Audre Lorde

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: February 18, 1934

Date Of Death: November 17, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Audre Lorde was born on the 18th of February, 1934. She was best known for being a Poet. Caribbean-American poet, author, and political activist known for works such as Coal, The Black Unicorn, and The Cancer Journals. As an activist, she sought to expose the currents of racism in feminist ideology.

Audre Lorde was born in New York City. She attended Columbia University. She published her debut poetry collection, The First Cities, in 1968. She served as New York State Poet Laureate.

Audre Lorde was a Aquarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Audre Lorde was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Audre Lorde is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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

Audre Lorde was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Audre Lorde
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Audre Lorde 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: Audre Lorde was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Audre Lorde 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.

Audre Lorde’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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