Ernest Thayer

Ernest Thayer bio

Birth Name: Ernest Thayer

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Massachusetts

Date Of Birth: August 14, 1863

Date Of Death: August 21, 1940

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Ernest Thayer was born on the 14th of August, 1863. He was best known for being a Poet. American author and poet best known for his famous poem “Casey at the Bat.” He published several of his other humorous poems in the New York Journal.

Ernest Thayer was born in Massachusetts. He graduated magna cum laude from Harvard and served as editor of The Harvard Lampoon. He worked as a humor columnist for The San Francisco Examiner in the late 1880s.

Ernest Thayer was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ernest Thayer was born in 1860s.

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

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Ernest Thayer was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Ernest Thayer
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Ernest Thayer 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: Ernest Thayer was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Ernest Thayer 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.

Ernest Thayer’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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