David Riesman

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Birth Name: David Riesman

Occupation: Non-Fiction Author

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia

Date Of Birth: September 22, 1909

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

David Riesman was born on the 22nd of September, 1909. He was best known for being a Non-Fiction Author. An American sociologist and author, he is particularly known for his bestselling book, The Lonely Crowd. The work deals primarily with the alienating effects of modern society.

David Riesman was born in Philadelphia. He studied law at Harvard. He also completed coursework in history, government, and economics; all of these studies fueled his later sociological work. He divided Americans into three character types: other-directed, inner-directed, and tradition-directed.

David Riesman was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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David Riesman 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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David Riesman was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: David Riesman
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: David Riesman was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: David Riesman 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: David Riesman had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

David Riesman’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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