Francis Thompson

Francis Thompson bio

Birth Name: Francis Thompson

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 16, 1859

Date Of Death: November 13, 1907

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: English

Francis Thompson was born on the 16th of December, 1859. He was famous for being a Poet. English poet known for his ascetic lifestyle and for his poem “The Hound of Heaven.” His other literary works include Sister Songs and On Health and Holiness.

Francis Thompson was born in England. He studied to be a doctor; however, this career did not interest him, and he promptly moved to England to become a writer. He was an opium addict and vagrant in London for several years. However, toward the end of the 1880s, his poetry was discovered and promoted by the editors of a literary publication entitled Merrie England.

Francis Thompson was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Francis Thompson was born in 1850s.

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

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Francis Thompson was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Francis Thompson
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Francis Thompson was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Francis Thompson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Francis Thompson had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Francis Thompson’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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