George Eliot

George Eliot bio

Birth Name: Mary Ann Evans

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: November 22, 1819

Date Of Death: December 22, 1880

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Welsh

George Eliot was born on the 22nd of November, 1819. She was famous for being a Novelist. A popular British author of the Victorian Era, she is known for such classic novels as Middlemarch and Silas Marner. Her poetry collections include The Legend of Jubal, Count That Day Lost, and Arion.

George Eliot was born in England. Her father thought that she was not beautiful enough to secure a husband and instead encouraged her educational pursuits. Her real name was Mary Anne Evans; George Eliot was her masculine pen-name.

George Eliot was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Eliot was born in 1810s.

Mary Ann Evans 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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George Eliot’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on George Eliot’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

George Eliot was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mary Ann Evans
NICKNAME: Marian, Mary Anne
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: George Eliot 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: George Eliot was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: George Eliot 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.

George Eliot’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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