Edwin Austin Abbey

Edwin Austin Abbey bio

Birth Name: Edwin Austin Abbey

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Pennsylvania

Date Of Birth: April 1, 1852

Date Of Death: August 1, 1911

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Edwin Austin Abbey was born on the 1st of April, 1852. He was known for being a Painter. Painter and illustrator known for his Victorian and Shakespearean-themed artwork. He is most remembered for a piece entitled The Quest of the Holy Grail.

Edwin Austin Abbey was born in Pennsylvania. After attending the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, he started publishing illustrations in such magazines as Harper’s Weekly and Scribner’s. He illustrated an 1896 edition of the comic plays of William Shakespeare .

Edwin Austin Abbey was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Edwin Austin Abbey was born in 1850s.

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

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Personal Life

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Edwin Austin Abbey was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edwin Austin Abbey
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Edwin Austin Abbey was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Edwin Austin Abbey was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Edwin Austin Abbey had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Edwin Austin Abbey’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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