Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau bio

Birth Name: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Occupation: Philosopher

Place Of Birth: Geneva

Date Of Birth: June 28, 1712

Date Of Death: July 2, 1778

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Swiss

Jean-Jacques Rousseau was born on the 28th of June, 1712. He was known for being a Philosopher. One of the most influential Enlightenment philosophers. He created the idea of a social contract between individuals and the state.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau was born in Geneva. He had to fake an interest in Catholicism to gain employment because he had little formal education. His master work was The Social Contract in which he created the French rallying cry of “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity,” but his ideas were later adapted by totalitarian states to justify their existence.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau was born in 1710s.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau 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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Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
NICKNAME: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Jean-Jacques Rousseau 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: Jean-Jacques Rousseau was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Jean-Jacques Rousseau 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.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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