Fernando Pessoa

Fernando Pessoa bio

Birth Name: Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Lisbon

Date Of Birth: June 13, 1888

Date Of Death: November 30, 1935

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Portuguese

Fernando Pessoa was born on the 13th of June, 1888. He was popular for being a Poet. Portuguese modernist poet, author, translator and literary critic who wrote under many pseudonyms. His noteworthy works include Message and The Book of Disquiet.

Fernando Pessoa was born in Lisbon. His father died of tuberculosis when Pessoa was five years old. Pessoa and his mother subsequently relocated to South Africa. He had a deep interest in the occult, and his studies of astrology, alchemy, and spiritualism greatly influenced his work.

Fernando Pessoa was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Fernando Pessoa was born in 1880s.

Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa 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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Fernando Pessoa’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Fernando Pessoa’s parents.

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Fernando Pessoa was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa
NICKNAME: Alberto Caeiro, Álvaro de Campos, Ricardo Reis, Bernardo Soares, Fernando António Nogueira Pessôa
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Fernando Pessoa was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Fernando Pessoa was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Fernando Pessoa 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.

Fernando Pessoa’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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