Augusto Roa Bastos

Augusto Roa Bastos bio

Birth Name: Augusto Roa Bastos

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Paraguay

Date Of Birth: June 13, 1917

Date Of Death: April 26, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Paraguayan

Augusto Roa Bastos was born on the 13th of June, 1917. He was known for being a Novelist. Paraguayan novelist who is best known for helping to establish the dictator novel genre. His most famous works include Yo el Supremo and Hijo de hombre.

Augusto Roa Bastos was born in Paraguay. He fought for Paraguay in the Chaco War against Bolivia. He published his first novel, Hijo de hombre (Son of Man), in 1960. He wrote the screenplay for Thunder Among the Leaves, a 1958 Argentine drama that featured full frontal nudity.

Augusto Roa Bastos was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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Personal Life

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Augusto Roa Bastos was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Augusto Roa Bastos
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Augusto Roa Bastos was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Augusto Roa Bastos was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Augusto Roa Bastos had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Augusto Roa Bastos’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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