Camilo Castelo Branco

Camilo Castelo Branco bio

Birth Name: Camilo Ferreira Botelho Castelo Branco (1st Viscount de Correia Botelho)

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Portugal

Date Of Birth: March 16, 1825

Date Of Death: June 1, 1890

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Portuguese

Camilo Castelo Branco was born on the 16th of March, 1825. He was known for being a Novelist. Prolific Portuguese writer whose more than 260 works combine Romanticism with sarcasm and dark humor. His notable works include Os Misterios de Lisboa, Noites de Lamego, and O Romance de um Homem Rico.

Camilo Castelo Branco was born in Portugal. He studied theology and medicine before deciding to become a writer. His autobiographical work, Memorias do Carcere, recounts his time spent in prison.

Camilo Castelo Branco was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Camilo Castelo Branco was born in 1820s.

Camilo Ferreira Botelho Castelo Branco (1st Viscount de Correia Botelho) 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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Camilo Castelo Branco’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Camilo Castelo Branco’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Camilo Castelo Branco was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Camilo Ferreira Botelho Castelo Branco (1st Viscount de Correia Botelho)
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Camilo Castelo Branco was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Camilo Castelo Branco was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Camilo Castelo Branco had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus 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.

Camilo Castelo Branco’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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