James Baldwin bio

Birth Name: James Arthur Baldwin

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: August 2, 2024

Date Of Death: November 30, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

James Baldwin was born on the 2nd of August, 2024. He was best known for being a Novelist. Influential 20th-century author whose works explore themes of race, class, and sexual orientation. His most famous novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain, was published in 1953.

James Baldwin was born in New York City. He attended DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx and worked on the school newspaper with co-editor Richard Avedon. He had a brief stint with religion in his mid-teens, becoming a Pentecostal preacher at the young age of fourteen and leaving the church three years later. He was a prominent figure in the American Civil Rights Movement; he graced the May 1963 cover of Time magazine.

James Baldwin was a Leo and was born in the Generation Z.

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James Baldwin was born in 2020s.

James Arthur Baldwin is part Generation Z (also known as iGeneration). The kids who were the first born with the Internet and are suspected to be the most individualistic and technology-dependent generation.


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

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Personal Life

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

James Baldwin was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: James Arthur Baldwin
NICKNAME: James Arthur Baldwin, James Baldwin



Zodiac Sign: James Baldwin was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: James Baldwin was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: James Baldwin had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

James Baldwin’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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