Melvin Dixon

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Birth Name: Melvin Dixon

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Connecticut

Date Of Birth: May 29, 1950

Date Of Death: October 26, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Melvin Dixon was born on the 29th of May, 1950. He was best known for being a Poet. An American professor, author, poet, and translator, he is known for novels such as Vanishing Rooms and Trouble the Water. Many of his works discuss the lives of gay, African-American men.

Melvin Dixon was born in Connecticut. He earned a BA from Wesleyan University and a Ph.D. from Brown University. His novel, Trouble the Water, won the Charles H. and N. Mildred Nilon Excellence in Minority Fiction Award.

Melvin Dixon was a Gemini and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Melvin Dixon was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Melvin Dixon is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Melvin Dixon was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Melvin Dixon
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation



Zodiac Sign: Melvin Dixon 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: Melvin Dixon was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Melvin Dixon 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.

Melvin Dixon’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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