Kobayashi Issa

Kobayashi Issa bio

Birth Name: Kobayashi Issa

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: June 15, 1763

Date Of Death: January 5, 1828

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Japanese

Kobayashi Issa was born on the 15th of June, 1763. He was famous for being a Poet. Japanese poet and artist best known for his haiku poems and his accompanying drawings. Known simply as “Issa,” he is considered one of the four greatest haiku poets in Japanese history.

Kobayashi Issa was born in Japan. His mother passed away when he was three years old, and his father sent him to Tokyo when he was fourteen. He wrote more than 20,000 haiku, many of which he also illustrated.

Kobayashi Issa was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kobayashi Issa was born in 1760s.

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

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

Kobayashi Issa was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Kobayashi Issa
NICKNAME: Kobayashi
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Kobayashi Issa was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Kobayashi Issa was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Kobayashi Issa had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Kobayashi Issa’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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