Margaret Avison

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Birth Name: Margaret Avison

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: April 23, 1918

Date Of Death: July 31, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Canadian

Margaret Avison was born on the 23rd of April, 1918. She was best known for being a Poet. Canadian poet known for collections such as Winter Sun, The Dumbfounding, and No Time. She received both the Governor General’s Award and the Griffin Poetry Prize.

Margaret Avison was born in Canada. She suffered from a teenage bout of anorexia that had resolved itself by the time she began her studies at the University of Toronto’s Victoria College. Her many odd jobs — including social worker and librarian — helped her to support herself as a writer.

Margaret Avison was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Margaret Avison was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Margaret Avison 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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Margaret Avison was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Margaret Avison
NICKNAME: Margaret
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Margaret Avison 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: Margaret Avison was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Margaret Avison 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.

Margaret Avison’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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