John Esten Cooke

John Esten Cooke bio

Birth Name: John Esten Cooke

Occupation: Non-Fiction Author

Place Of Birth: Winchester

Date Of Birth: November 3, 1830

Date Of Death: September 27, 1886

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Esten Cooke was born on the 3rd of November, 1830. He was famous for being a Non-Fiction Author. A nineteenth-century American fiction and non-fiction writer and poet, he published thirty-one books and nearly two-hundred articles and poems. His best-known works include The Virginia Comedians and The Youth of Jefferson.

John Esten Cooke was born in Winchester. He practiced law for a short time in Richmond, Virginia. During the American Civil War, he fought for the Confederacy in the First Battle of Bull Run. The John Esten Cooke Fiction Award was named in his honor.

John Esten Cooke was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Esten Cooke was born in 1830s.

John Esten Cooke 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 Esten Cooke’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 Esten Cooke’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Esten Cooke was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: John Esten Cooke
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Esten Cooke was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Esten Cooke was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: John Esten Cooke had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

John Esten Cooke’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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