Fanny Crosby

Fanny Crosby bio

Birth Name: Fanny Crosby

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: March 24, 1820

Date Of Death: February 12, 1915

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Fanny Crosby was born on the 24th of March, 1820. She was best known for being a Poet. American poet and composer who wrote over 8,000 hymns and gospel songs with over 100 million copies printed making her one of the most prolific hymnists in history.

Fanny Crosby was born in New York. She was blinded as a baby due to damage to her optic nerves and she wrote her first poem about this condition at age eight. She was active in missionary work and speaking engagements in her later years from 1900 until 1915.

Fanny Crosby was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Fanny Crosby was born in 1820s.

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

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

Fanny Crosby was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Fanny Crosby



Zodiac Sign: Fanny Crosby 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: Fanny Crosby was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Fanny Crosby 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.

Fanny Crosby’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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