Horatio Alger Jr.

Horatio Alger Jr. bio

Birth Name: Horatio Alger Jr.

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: Chelsea

Date Of Birth: January 13, 1832

Date Of Death: July 18, 1899

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Horatio Alger Jr. was born on the 13th of January, 1832. He was popular for being a Children’s Author. Author of children’s literature whose rags-to-riches novels include the popular 1868 work, Ragged Dick. His novels for adults include Marie Bertrand and Timothy Crump’s Ward, and he also published several poems.

Horatio Alger Jr. was born in Chelsea. He entered Harvard College in the class of 1852. He briefly attending Harvard Divinity School before accepting an editing position with the Boston Daily Advertiser. He published an 1881 biography of President James A. Garfield .

Horatio Alger Jr. was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Horatio Alger Jr. was born in 1830s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Horatio Alger Jr. was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Horatio Alger Jr.
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Horatio Alger Jr. was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Horatio Alger Jr. was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Horatio Alger Jr. had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Horatio Alger Jr.’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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