Don Marquis

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Birth Name: Don Marquis

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: July 28, 1878

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Don Marquis was born on the 28th of July, 1878. He was popular for being a Poet. Poet, author, and journalist remembered for creating the humorous “Archy” and “Mehitabel” newspaper columns. He also invented a character known as “the Old Soak” who inspired several books, a play, and two films.

Don Marquis was born in New York. He was an editorial writer for The Atlanta Journal at the start of his career. He was known for such creatively-titled works as Love Sonnets of a Cave Man and When the Turtles Sing.

Don Marquis was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Don Marquis was born in 1870s.

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

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Don Marquis was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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Zodiac Sign: Don Marquis was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Don Marquis was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Don Marquis had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Don Marquis’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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