Joseph Campbell bio

Birth Name: Joseph Campbell

Occupation: Non-Fiction Author

Place Of Birth: White Plains

Date Of Birth: March 26, 1904

Date Of Death: October 31, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Joseph Campbell was born on the 26th of March, 1904. He was popular for being a Non-Fiction Author. A prolific author and philosopher, he examined the evolution and function of mythology in human society. His works of comparative mythology and comparative religion include The Hero with a Thousand Faces, The Masks of God, and A Skeleton Key to Finnegans Wake.

Joseph Campbell was born in White Plains. Fascinated by mythology from his childhood days, he found similarities between Native American religious beliefs and the tenets of Roman Catholicism. He studied English and Medieval literature at Columbia University and later secured a teaching position at Sarah Lawrence College. He published a comprehensive, four-volume survey of world mythology called the Historical Atlas of World Mythology.

Joseph Campbell was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joseph Campbell 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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Joseph Campbell was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Joseph Campbell
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Campbell 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: Joseph Campbell was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Joseph Campbell 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.

Joseph Campbell’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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