Charles W. Chestnutt bio

Birth Name: Charles W. Chestnutt

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: June20, 1858

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Charles W. Chestnutt was born on the 20th of June, 1858. He was famous for being a Novelist. An American author and political activist, he wrote novels dealing with the theme of race. The Marrow of Tradition remains one of his most famous works.

Charles W. Chestnutt was born in Ohio. After passing the bar exam, he established a legal stenography business. He was seven-eighths white, but he identified himself as an African American.

Charles W. Chestnutt was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Charles W. Chestnutt was born in 1850s.

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

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Charles W. Chestnutt was born in the Year of the Horse.

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Zodiac Sign: Charles W. Chestnutt 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: Charles W. Chestnutt was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Charles W. Chestnutt 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.

Charles W. Chestnutt’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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