John Henry Newman

John Henry Newman bio

Birth Name: John Henry Newman

Occupation: Religious Leader

Place Of Birth: London

Date Of Birth: February 21, 1801

Date Of Death: August 11, 1890

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

John Henry Newman was born on the 21st of February, 1801. He was best known for being a Religious Leader. Cardinal Deacon of San Giorgio in Velabro from 1879 to 1890 who was a prominent leader in the Oxford Movement, which sought to return the Church of England to many Catholic beliefs and practices.

John Henry Newman was born in London. He was an avid reader of Hume, Paine, and Voltaire and subsequently had a religious awakening at fifteen. He wrote the popular hymns “Lead, Kindly Light” and “Praise to the Holiest in the Height” and helped found the Catholic University of Ireland.

John Henry Newman was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Henry Newman was born in 1800s.

John Henry Newman 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 Henry Newman’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 Henry Newman’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Henry Newman was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: John Henry Newman
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Henry Newman was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: John Henry Newman was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: John Henry Newman had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, 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 Henry Newman’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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