Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott bio

Birth Name: Louisa May Alcott

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia, PA

Date Of Birth: November 29, 1832

Date Of Death: March 6, 1888

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Louisa May Alcott was born on the 29th of November, 1832. She was famous for being a Novelist. American author of the classic novels, Little Women and Little Men. She used the pen name A. M. Barnard early in her career and, in her later life, became a well-known feminist and abolitionist.

Louisa May Alcott was born in Philadelphia, PA. During her youth, she worked as a teacher, seamstress, governess, domestic helper, and writer to help support her family. As a child, she studied with naturalist author, Henry David Thoreau, as well as with her father. Her childhood experiences growing up in Massachusetts formed the basis of her novels.

Louisa May Alcott was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Louisa May Alcott was born in 1830s.

Louisa May Alcott 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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Louisa May Alcott’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Louisa May Alcott’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Louisa May Alcott was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Louisa May Alcott
NICKNAME: A. M. Barnard
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Louisa May Alcott was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Louisa May Alcott 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: Louisa May Alcott had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Louisa May Alcott’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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