John Bosco

John Bosco bio

Birth Name: John Bosco

Occupation: Religious Leader

Place Of Birth: Italy

Date Of Birth: August 16, 1815

Date Of Death: January 31, 1888

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Italian

John Bosco was born on the 16th of August, 1815. He was known for being a Religious Leader. Known best as Don Bosco and remembered for his humanitarian and educational reform work on behalf of children and teenagers in need, this 19th-century Roman Catholic Priest founded such Italian charitable organizations as the Salesians of Don Bosco and the Association of Salesian Cooperators.

John Bosco was born in Italy. Early in his life, while working as a shepherd, he was the pupil of a local priest. After studying for several years at a Roman Catholic seminary in Chieri, Italy, he received his ordination. He developed a non-punitive educational philosophy known as the Salesian Preventive System.

John Bosco was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Bosco 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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John Bosco’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on John Bosco’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Bosco was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: John Bosco
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: John Bosco was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: John Bosco was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: John Bosco had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

John Bosco’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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