Elizabeth Gaskell

Elizabeth Gaskell bio

Birth Name: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 29, 1810

Date Of Death: November 12, 1865

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: English

Elizabeth Gaskell was born on the 29th of September, 1810. She was known for being a Novelist. Victorian novelist known for such socially-themed works as Mary Barton, Cranford, and Sylvia’s Lovers. She also published an 1857 biography of author Charlotte Bronte .

Elizabeth Gaskell was born in England. Born in the Chelsea neighborhood of London to a Unitarian minister father, she attended school in Stratford-upon-Avon. She wrote The Life of Charlotte Bronte, a biography about author Charlotte Bronte.

Elizabeth Gaskell was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Elizabeth Gaskell was born in 1810s.

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell 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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Elizabeth Gaskell’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Elizabeth Gaskell’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Elizabeth Gaskell kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Elizabeth Gaskell was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
NICKNAME: Elizabeth
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Elizabeth Gaskell 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: Elizabeth Gaskell was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Elizabeth Gaskell 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.

Elizabeth Gaskell’s birth sign is Libra and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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