Joseph Conrad bio

Birth Name: Józef Teodor Na?ecz Konrad Korzeniowki

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Poland

Date Of Birth: December 3, 1857

Date Of Death: August 3, 1924

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: English

Joseph Conrad was born on the 3rd of December, 1857. He was best known for being a Novelist. Polish-born English author who wrote Lord Jim (1900) and Heart of Darkness (1899). The latter work was adapted into the 1979 Francis Ford Coppola film, Apocalypse Now.

Joseph Conrad was born in Poland. He enrolled at St. Petersburg University and studied literature for several years. He published his first novel, Almayer’s Folly, in 1895. His dark, nautical-themed works are sometimes considered precursors to Modernist literature.

Joseph Conrad was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joseph Conrad was born in 1850s.

Józef Teodor Na?ecz Konrad Korzeniowki 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".


Joseph’s Józef Teodor Na?ecz Konrad Korzeniowki attended
St. Petersburg University.


Joseph Conrad’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Joseph Conrad’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Joseph Conrad kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Joseph Conrad was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Józef Teodor Na?ecz Konrad Korzeniowki
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Joseph Conrad was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Joseph Conrad 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: Joseph Conrad had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Joseph Conrad’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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