James Otis Kaler

James Otis Kaler bio

Birth Name: James Otis Kaler

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: Maine

Date Of Birth: March 19, 1848

Date Of Death: December 11, 1912

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

James Otis Kaler was born on the 19th of March, 1848. He was popular for being a Children’s Author. An American author and journalist, he published children’s books under the pen name of James Otis. His best-known works include the Boy Spies series; the Toby Tyler trilogy; the Silver Fox Farm series, and the Tommy duo.

James Otis Kaler was born in Maine. At the age of sixteen, he became a Civil War reporter for the Boston Journal. He subsequently worked as a journalist and editor for various newspapers and was also a superintendent of schools. He published more than two hundred books over the course of his career.

James Otis Kaler was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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James Otis Kaler was born in 1840s.

James Otis Kaler 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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James Otis Kaler’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 Otis Kaler’s parents.

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Personal Life

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James Otis Kaler was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Otis Kaler
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: James Otis Kaler 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: James Otis Kaler was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: James Otis Kaler 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.

James Otis Kaler’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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