John Millington Synge

John Millington Synge bio

Birth Name: Edmund John Millington Synge

Occupation: Playwright

Place Of Birth: Ireland

Date Of Birth: April 16, 1871

Date Of Death: March 24, 1909

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Irish

John Millington Synge was born on the 16th of April, 1871. He was famous for being a Playwright. An important Irish playwright, poet, and author, he most famously wrote the The Playboy of the Western World, a 1907 dramatic work. His other works include Riders to the Sea, The Tinker’s Wedding, and Deirdre of the Sorrows.

John Millington Synge was born in Ireland. He studied music in Germany before enrolling as a literature student at The Sorbonne in Paris. He died of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma shortly before his thirty-eighth birthday.

John Millington Synge was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Millington Synge was born in 1870s.

Edmund John Millington Synge 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 Millington Synge’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 Millington Synge’s parents.

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Personal Life

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John Millington Synge was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edmund John Millington Synge
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Millington Synge was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: John Millington Synge was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: John Millington Synge had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

John Millington Synge’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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