Benjamin Kidd

Benjamin Kidd bio

Birth Name: Benjamin Kidd

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: Ireland

Date Of Birth: September 9, 1858

Date Of Death: March 30, 1905

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Benjamin Kidd was born on the 9th of September, 1858. He was best known for being a Philosopher. Influential philosopher who wrote in his essay Social Evolution that religion aids in human group survival.

Benjamin Kidd was born in Ireland. He worked at an obscure job for 17 years at the Inland Revenue Department in Somerset House of the Civil Service, studying and writing in his spare time. His Social Evolution was translated into more than 10 languages after publication, including German, Swedish, Arabic, Italian, Czech.

Benjamin Kidd was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Benjamin Kidd was born in 1850s.

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

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Personal Life

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Benjamin Kidd was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Benjamin Kidd
NICKNAME: Benjamin
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Benjamin Kidd was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Benjamin Kidd was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Benjamin Kidd 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.

Benjamin Kidd’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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