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Birth Name: James Phillip Welch Jr.

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: MT

Date Of Birth: November 18, 1940

Date Of Death: August 4, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

James Welch was born on the 18th of November, 1940. He was best known for being a Poet. An American writer and poet, he was a founding author of the Native American Renaissance. His best-known works include the 1986 novel, Fools Crow, and the 1971 poetry collection, Riding the Earthboy.

James Welch was born in MT. While a student at the University of Montana, he took classes taught by author Richard Hugo. He published his first novel, Winter in the Blood, in 1974. He taught writing at both Cornell University and the University of Washington.

James Welch was a Scorpio and was born in the Silent Generation.

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James Welch was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

James Phillip Welch Jr. is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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James Welch’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 Welch’s parents.

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James Welch was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: James Phillip Welch Jr.
NICKNAME: James Phillip Welch Jr., James Welch
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: James Welch was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: James Welch 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 Welch had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune 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 Welch’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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