Heywood Broun

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Birth Name: Heywood Broun

Occupation: Journalist

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: December 7, 1888

Date Of Death: December 18, 1939

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Heywood Broun was born on the 7th of December, 1888. He was best known for being a Journalist. American journalist and founder of the American Newspaper Guild.

Heywood Broun was born in Brooklyn. He dropped out of Harvard to start writing baseball stories in the sports section of the New York Morning Telegraph. He was good friends with the Marx Brothers and was a part of the Algonquin Round Table — a celebrated group of New York City writers, critics, and actors who met every day for lunch from 1919 to 1929 with Harpo Marx .

Heywood Broun was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Heywood Broun was born in 1880s.

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

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Personal Life

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Heywood Broun was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Heywood Broun
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Heywood Broun 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: Heywood Broun was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Heywood Broun 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.

Heywood Broun’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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