Lloyd Alexander

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Birth Name: Lloyd Chudley Alexander

Occupation: Young Adult Author

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia

Date Of Birth: January 30, 1924

Date Of Death: May 17, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Lloyd Alexander was born on the 30th of January, 1924. He was known for being a Young Adult Author. A popular author of fantasy and young adult literature, he is best known for his Chronicles of Prydain series. A Newbery Medal recipient, he also won National Book Awards in both 1971 (for The Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian) and 1982 (for Westmark).

Lloyd Alexander was born in Philadelphia. He briefly attended Haverford College before serving in the U.S. Army during World War II. He decided at age fifteen that he wanted to become a writer; a decade and a half later, he published And Let the Credit Go (1955), his first novel. His Chronicles of Prydain children’s fantasy books focus on a young servant boy who tends to what turns out to be an oracular pig.

Lloyd Alexander was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lloyd Alexander was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Lloyd Chudley Alexander 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".


Lloyd’s Lloyd Chudley Alexander attended Upper Darby High School, Upper Darby, PA and University of Paris.


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

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Personal Life

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

Lloyd Alexander was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Lloyd Chudley Alexander
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Lloyd Alexander was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Lloyd Alexander was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Lloyd Alexander had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Lloyd Alexander’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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