Harold Brodkey

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Birth Name: Harold Brodkey

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: October 25, 1930

Date Of Death: January 27, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Harold Brodkey was born on the 25th of October, 1930. He was best known for being a Novelist. As an American fiction writer, he is known for First Love and Other Sorrows; Stories in an Almost Classical Mode; The World is the Home of Love and Death, and The Runaway Soul. His non-fiction works include My Venice and Sea Battles on Dry Land.

Harold Brodkey was born in Illinois. Following his 1952 graduation from Harvard University, he wrote stories for the New Yorker and other prominent magazines. He wrote television pilot scripts for NBC and also taught at Cornell University.

Harold Brodkey was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Harold Brodkey was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Harold Brodkey is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Harold Brodkey kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Harold Brodkey was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Harold Brodkey
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Harold Brodkey was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Harold Brodkey was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

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

Harold Brodkey’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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