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Birth Name: John Neihardt

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: January 8, 1881

Date Of Death: November 24, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Neihardt was born on the 8th of January, 1881. He was popular for being a Poet. An American Great Plains author and poet, he is most famous for his 1932 work, Black Elk Speaks, which focuses on the visions of a medicine man of the Lakota tribe. His other works include The Divine Enchantment and The Song of the Indian Wars.

John Neihardt was born in Illinois. He started writing poetry at age twelve and published his first narrative poem when he was nineteen. His fascination with Native American culture began when he moved to Nebraska in 1901 and lived and worked near the Omaha Reservation.

John Neihardt was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Neihardt was born in 1880s.

John Neihardt 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 Neihardt was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: John Neihardt
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: John Neihardt was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: John Neihardt was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: John Neihardt had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

John Neihardt’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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