Harriet E. Wilson

Harriet E. Wilson bio

Birth Name: Harriet E. Wilson

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: NH

Date Of Birth: March 15, 1825

Date Of Death: June 28, 1900

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Harriet E. Wilson was born on the 15th of March, 1825. She was popular for being a Novelist. Considered the first female African-American novelist, she earned this distinction by anonymously publishing her debut work, Our Nig, in 1859.

Harriet E. Wilson was born in NH. She was an indentured servant until she was eighteen years old. Her first novel, Our Nig, or Sketches from the Life of a Free Black, was little known in her lifetime, but was rediscovered by scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. in 1982.

Harriet E. Wilson was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Harriet E. Wilson was born in 1820s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Harriet E. Wilson was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Harriet E. Wilson
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Harriet E. Wilson was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Harriet E. Wilson was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Harriet E. Wilson had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus 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.

Harriet E. Wilson’s birth sign is Pisces and she had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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