Eugene Field

Eugene Field bio

Birth Name: Eugene Field

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: St. Louis

Date Of Birth: September 2, 1850

Date Of Death: November 4, 1895

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Eugene Field was born on the 2nd of September, 1850. He was best known for being a Children’s Author. A children’s poet, short story writer, and essayist, he is best known for works such as “The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat” and “Wynken, Blynken, and Nod.” Many of his poems were set to music and achieved great commercial success.

Eugene Field was born in St. Louis. He attended the University of Missouri, where he worked as a journalist for the St. Joseph Gazette. He penned his famous poem, “Lovers Lane,” early in his career. He once wrote for the Chicago Daily News.

Eugene Field was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eugene Field was born in 1850s.

Eugene Field 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".


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


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

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Eliana Sa

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Personal Life

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

Eugene Field was born in the Year of the Dog.

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Zodiac Sign: Eugene Field was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Eugene Field was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Eugene Field had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Eugene Field’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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