Masaoka Shiki

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Birth Name: Masaoka Shiki

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: October 14, 1867

Date Of Death: September 19, 1902

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Asian

Nationality: Japanese

Masaoka Shiki was born on the 14th of October, 1867. He was popular for being a Poet. Japanese poet, author, and critic who is best known for his haiku poetry. He also wrote numerous critical essays on the subject of Japanese tanka poetry.

Masaoka Shiki was born in Japan. He suffered from tuberculosis during most of his life and died from the illness at the young age of thirty-five. He enjoyed baseball during his teenage years and was posthumously awarded membership in the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame.

Masaoka Shiki was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Masaoka Shiki was born in 1860s.

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

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Masaoka Shiki was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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Zodiac Sign: Masaoka Shiki was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Masaoka Shiki was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Masaoka Shiki 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.

Masaoka Shiki’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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