Francis Ledwidge

Francis Ledwidge bio

Birth Name: Francis Ledwidge

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Ireland

Date Of Birth: August 19, 1887

Date Of Death: July 31, 1917

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Irish

Francis Ledwidge was born on the 19th of August, 1887. He was known for being a Poet. Irish World War I-era poet known for Songs of the Fields and Songs of Peace. His complete poems were published posthumously in 1919.

Francis Ledwidge was born in Ireland. He left school at age thirteen and worked a number of odd jobs in the mining, farming, and construction industries. He died in combat during the World War I Battle of Passchendaele.

Francis Ledwidge was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Francis Ledwidge was born in 1880s.

Francis Ledwidge 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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Francis Ledwidge was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Francis Ledwidge
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Francis Ledwidge 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: Francis Ledwidge was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Francis Ledwidge 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.

Francis Ledwidge’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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