John Commons

John Commons bio

Birth Name: John Commons

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: October 13, 1862

Date Of Death: May 11, 1945

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Commons was born on the 13th of October, 1862. He was popular for being a Person. One of the most noted authorities on labor in the first decades of the 20th century. He helped develop policies like unemployment insurance and did important research into the history of labor unions in the United States.

John Commons was born in Ohio. After finishing his education, he went to teach at the University of Wisconsin, here he wrote his seminal ten-volume work A Documentary History of American Industrial Society. Based on his beliefs, Wisconsin became the first state to introduce unemployment insurance, as well as worker’s compensation and legal protection of labor unions.

John Commons was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Commons was born in 1860s.

John Commons 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 Commons was born in the Year of the Dog.

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Zodiac Sign: John Commons 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: John Commons 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: John Commons 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.

John Commons’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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