Catherine Cookson

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Birth Name: Catherine Cookson

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: June 27, 1906

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Catherine Cookson was born on the 27th of June, 1906. She was famous for being a Novelist. A prolific English author who sold over 100 million copies of her books, she is best known for the Kate Hannigan series, the Mary Ann stories, the Bill Bailey trilogy, and numerous other novels for adults and children. She sometimes wrote under the pen names of Katie McMullen and Catherine Marchant.

Catherine Cookson was born in England. She dropped out of school when she was just thirteen years old and worked as a domestic servant. She published her first literary work, Kate Hannigan, in 1950. She suffered a psychological breakdown in her mid-thirties as a result of experiencing four miscarriages. She began writing in an attempt to overcome her depression.

Catherine Cookson was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Catherine Cookson was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Catherine Cookson 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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Catherine Cookson was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Catherine Cookson
NICKNAME: Catherine
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Catherine Cookson was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Catherine Cookson was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Catherine Cookson had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Catherine Cookson’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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