Machado De Assis bio

Birth Name: Machado De Assis

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Rio de Janeiro

Date Of Birth: June 21, 1839

Date Of Death: September 29, 1908

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Machado De Assis was born on the 21st of June, 1839. He was best known for being a Novelist. Considered one of the most important Brazilian literary figures of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, de Assis is particularly remembered for his 1881 novel Memorias Postumas de Bras Cubas. His other notable works include the short story “A Missa do Galo” and the novel Quincas Borba.

Machado De Assis was born in Rio de Janeiro. He published his debut poem, “Ella,” when he was only fifteen. After apprenticing with the Brazilian Official Press, he accepted a proofreading position with the Correio Mercantil newspaper. He established the Brazilian Academy of Letters along with several other Brazilian monarchists and literary figures.

Machado De Assis was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Machado De Assis was born in 1830s.

Machado De Assis 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Machado De Assis was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Machado De Assis
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Machado De Assis 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: Machado De Assis was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Machado De Assis 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.

Machado De Assis’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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