Hugo Ball

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Birth Name: Hugo Ball

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: February 22, 1886

Date Of Death: September 14, 1927

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Hugo Ball was born on the 22nd of February, 1886. He was known for being a Poet. Remembered best for his famous Dada Manifesto of 1916, this German-born poet, dramatist, and biographer also penned such well-known works as Die Nase des Michelangelo (a play); 7 Schizophrene Sonette (a poetry collection); and Flight Out of Time: A Dada Diary (a memoir).

Hugo Ball was born in Germany. After completing philosophy and sociology coursework at universities in Heidelberg and Munich, Germany, Ball briefly pursued an acting career. He published one of his earliest works, a deliberately nonsensical poem titled “Karawane,” in 1916. He co-founded Zurich, Switzerland’s famous Cabaret Voltaire, which was a performance venue devoted to the anarchist Dada movement.

Hugo Ball was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Hugo Ball was born in 1880s.

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

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Hugo Ball was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Hugo Ball
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Hugo Ball 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: Hugo Ball was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Hugo Ball 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.

Hugo Ball’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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