John Crowe Ransom bio

Birth Name: John Crowe Ransom

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Tennessee

Date Of Birth: April 30, 1888

Date Of Death: July 3, 1974

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Crowe Ransom was born on the 30th of April, 1888. He was known for being a Poet. Southern poet who established his literary reputation through the publication of two poetry collections: Chills and Fever and Two Gentlemen in Bonds. He was a recipient of both the Bollingen Prize and the National Book Award.

John Crowe Ransom was born in Tennessee. He studied at Vanderbilt University, where he founded a literary group called the Fugitives and edited an influential journal that published the works of Southern Modernist poets. His Selected Poems collection received the National Book Award in 1964.

John Crowe Ransom was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Crowe Ransom was born in 1880s.

John Crowe Ransom 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 Crowe Ransom was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: John Crowe Ransom
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Crowe Ransom was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Crowe Ransom was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: John Crowe Ransom 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 Crowe Ransom’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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