L Frank Baum

L Frank Baum bio

Birth Name: Lyman Frank Baum

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: NY

Date Of Birth: May 15, 1856

Date Of Death: May 6, 1919

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

L Frank Baum was born on the 15th of May, 1856. He was known for being a Children’s Author. Author of popular children’s and fantasy works, including The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. His Oz series includes eighteen titles, and he also wrote more than forty other works, including both short stories and novels.

L Frank Baum was born in NY. As a child, he was interested in writing, and his family bought a small printing press, which he and his brother used to print The Rose Lawn Home Journal. He published two of his first short stories, “They Played a New Hamlet” and “A Cold Day on the Railroad,” in 1895. His works, including The Master Key and Tik-Tok of Oz, anticipated such inventions as laptop computers and cell phones.

L Frank Baum was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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L Frank Baum was born in 1850s.

Lyman Frank Baum 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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L Frank Baum’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on L Frank Baum’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

L Frank Baum was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lyman Frank Baum
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: L Frank Baum was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: L Frank Baum was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: L Frank Baum had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

L Frank Baum’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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