Johan Herman Wessel

Johan Herman Wessel bio

Birth Name: Johan Herman Wessel

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Norway

Date Of Birth: October 6, 1742

Date Of Death: December 29, 1785

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Norwegian

Johan Herman Wessel was born on the 6th of October, 1742. He was best known for being a Poet. Norwegian-Danish poet and playwright who is best known for his eighteenth-century satirical works. He is perhaps most famous for Smeden og Bageren (The Smith and the Baker) and Hundemordet (The Dog Murder).

Johan Herman Wessel was born in Norway. He was a member of The Norwegian Society, a Copenhagen-based literary club. He mastered the genre of the epigram.

Johan Herman Wessel was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johan Herman Wessel was born in 1740s.

Johan Herman Wessel 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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Johan Herman Wessel was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Johan Herman Wessel
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Johan Herman Wessel was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Johan Herman Wessel was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Johan Herman Wessel had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Johan Herman Wessel’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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