Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein bio

Birth Name: Gertrude Stein

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Pittsburgh

Date Of Birth: February 3, 1874

Date Of Death: July 27, 1946

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Gertrude Stein was born on the 3rd of February, 1874. She was famous for being a Novelist. Modernist writer and art collector who attracted such renowned authors and artists as F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, and Pablo Picasso to her Parisian intellectual circle. Her numerous literary works include Three Lives, Tender Buttons, and The Making of Americans.

Gertrude Stein was born in Pittsburgh. She attended Radcliffe College during the 1890s and experimented with stream-of-consciousness writing, which would develop into an important element of her modernist literary style. She began medical school at Johns Hopkins University but dropped out to move to Europe. She is famous for the quotation, “A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose.” She is also credited with popularizing the term, “The Lost Generation.”

Gertrude Stein was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gertrude Stein was born in 1870s.

Gertrude Stein 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".


Gertrude’s Gertrude Stein attended Radcliffe College, Johns Hopkins Medical School.


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

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Personal Life

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

Gertrude Stein was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Gertrude Stein
NICKNAME: Gertrude
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Gertrude Stein was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Gertrude Stein was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Gertrude Stein had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Gertrude Stein’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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