Juan Leon Mera

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Birth Name: Juan Leon Mera

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Ecuador

Date Of Birth: June 28, 1832

Date Of Death: November 13, 1894

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Ecuadorean

Juan Leon Mera was born on the 28th of June, 1832. He was known for being a Novelist. Author and painter who is best known for his 1879 novel, Cumanda, and for his lyrics to the Ecuadorian National Hymn, “Salve, Oh Patria.” His other literary works include La virgen del sol and Lira ecuatoriana.

Juan Leon Mera was born in Ecuador. He was educated at home by a great uncle. At the age of twenty, Mera traveled to Quito to study art. A political figure as well as an artist and writer, he served as Governor of Cotopaxi and as Secretary of the Council of State.

Juan Leon Mera was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Juan Leon Mera was born in 1830s.

Juan Leon Mera 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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Juan Leon Mera was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Juan Leon Mera
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Juan Leon Mera was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Juan Leon Mera was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Juan Leon Mera had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Juan Leon Mera’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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