Erich Fried bio

Birth Name: Erich Fried

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Austria

Date Of Birth: May6, 1921

Date Of Death: November 22, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Austrian

Erich Fried was born on the 6th of May, 1921. He was famous for being a Poet. Austrian-English poet, translator, and author known for his political and love poetry. His literary works include A Soldier and A Girl, Warning Poems, and It Is What it Is.

Erich Fried was born in Austria. He was born into an Austrian-Jewish family, and he and his mother fled to England after the Nazi Gestapo killed his father. He started writing politically-themed poetry and essays very early in his life. He also worked as a child actor.

Erich Fried was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

JUMP TO: Erich Fried’s biography, facts, family, personal life, zodiac, videos and related celebs.


Erich Fried was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Erich Fried 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".


Erich’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

Associated with

Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Erich Fried kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Erich Fried was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Erich Fried



Zodiac Sign: Erich Fried was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Erich Fried was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Erich Fried 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.

Erich Fried’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

Don’t miss

Who’s the richest Poet in the world?
Who are the richest people in the world?
When is Erich Fried’s birthday?

Fans also viewed

Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness. If you see something that doesn’t look right, contact us. This page is updated often with new details about Erich Fried. Bookmark this page and come back often for updates.