Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts bio

Birth Name: Isaac Watts

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: July 17, 1674

Date Of Death: November 25, 1748

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Isaac Watts was born on the 17th of July, 1674. He was famous for being a Poet. A British hymn composer, poet, and theologian, he is credited with more than 700 hymns, including the famous “Joy to the World.”

Isaac Watts was born in England. He studied Greek, Hebrew and Latin at King Edward VI School in Southampton, England. Also a logician, he published a 1724 textbook with the lengthy title of Logic, or The Right Use of Reason in the Enquiry After Truth With a Variety of Rules to Guard Against Error in the Affairs of Religion and Human Life, as well as in the Sciences.

Isaac Watts was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Isaac Watts was born in 1670s.

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

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Isaac Watts was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Isaac Watts
RELIGION: Protestant
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Isaac Watts was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Isaac Watts was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Isaac Watts had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Isaac Watts’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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