Johann von Goethe

Johann von Goethe bio

Birth Name: Johann von Goethe

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: August 28, 1749

Date Of Death: March 22, 1832

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Roman

Johann von Goethe was born on the 28th of August, 1749. He was known for being a Poet. German writer associated with the Sturm und Drang literary movement and best known for his poetic drama, Faust. His other works include The Sorrows of Young Werther, Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship, and Hermann and Dorothea.

Johann von Goethe was born in Germany. As a child, he studied many different languages, including Latin, Greek, French, Italian, English and Hebrew. During the 1760s, he unhappily studied law in Leipzig, devoting most of his time and energy to writing poetry and pursuing romance. His masterwork, Faust, inspired symphonies, oratorios, and operas by such renowned composers as Wagner, Mahler, Liszt, Schumann, and Berlioz.

Johann von Goethe was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johann von Goethe was born in 1740s.

Johann von Goethe 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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Johann von Goethe was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Johann von Goethe
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Johann von Goethe was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Johann von Goethe was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Johann von Goethe had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Johann von Goethe’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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