Lew Wallace

Lew Wallace bio

Birth Name: Lew Wallace

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: IN

Date Of Birth: April 10, 1827

Date Of Death: February 15, 1905

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Lew Wallace was born on the 10th of April, 1827. He was best known for being a Novelist. An American lawyer, Union general, politician, and author, he wrote the novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, which was later adapted into four films.

Lew Wallace was born in IN. He was studying law but paused his studies to raise a militia. He was elected to the Indiana State Senate in 1856.

Lew Wallace was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lew Wallace was born in 1820s.

Lew Wallace 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".


Lew’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Lew Wallace was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lew Wallace
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Lew Wallace 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: Lew Wallace was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Lew Wallace 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.

Lew Wallace’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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