Clement Clarke Moore

Clement Clarke Moore bio

Birth Name: Clement Clarke Moore

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: July 15, 1779

Date Of Death: July 10, 1863

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Clement Clarke Moore was born on the 15th of July, 1779. He was known for being a Poet. American author who wrote the 1823 Christmas poem, “A Visit from St. Nicholas,” which later became known as “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” He also had a prominent career as a professor of divinity and literature.

Clement Clarke Moore was born in New York City. He graduated from Columbia College in 1798 and went on to write an 1804 pamphlet that criticized then-presidential candidate Thomas Jefferson’s religious beliefs. His description of St. Nicholas in his famous poem formed the basis for the modern idea of Santa Claus.

Clement Clarke Moore was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Clement Clarke Moore was born in 1770s.

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

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Clement Clarke Moore was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Clement Clarke Moore
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Clement Clarke Moore 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: Clement Clarke Moore was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Clement Clarke Moore 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.

Clement Clarke Moore’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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