Napoleon Hill bio

Birth Name: Napoleon Hill

Occupation: Self-Help Author

Place Of Birth: Pound

Date Of Birth: October26, 1883

Date Of Death: November 8, 1970

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Napoleon Hill was born on the 26th of October, 1883. He was best known for being a Self-Help Author. Author of Think and Grow Rich who also served as an adviser to U.S. presidents Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D. Roosevelt. He was one of the earliest writers of “new thought” (self-help) literature.

Napoleon Hill was born in Pound. He grew up in a one-room cabin in the Appalachian mountains of Southwest Virginia. He began his career as a reporter for local newspapers in Wise County, Virginia when he was only thirteen years old. He wrote one of the most popular self-help books of all time, Think and Grow Rich, which had sold more than 20 million copies by the time of his death.

Napoleon Hill was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Napoleon Hill was born in 1880s.

Napoleon Hill 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Napoleon Hill was born in the Year of the Goat.

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Zodiac Sign: Napoleon Hill was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Napoleon Hill was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Napoleon Hill had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Napoleon Hill’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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