Eric Knight

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Birth Name: Eric Knight

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 10, 1897

Date Of Death: January 13, 1943

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Eric Knight was born on the 10th of April, 1897. He was famous for being a Children’s Author. British novelist and children’s author best known for his 1943 work Lassie Come-Home. His other works include This Above All and The Flying Yorkshireman.

Eric Knight was born in England. Early in his life, he served in the Canadian Army. Later, while serving in the United States Army, he died in a plane crash over South America. In the later years of his life, he settled on a Pennsylvania farm and raised collies.

Eric Knight was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eric Knight was born in 1890s.

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

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Renee Galvin

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Personal Life

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Eric Knight was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Eric Knight
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Eric Knight 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: Eric Knight 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: Eric Knight 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.

Eric Knight’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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