Nostradamus bio

Birth Name: Michel de Nostre Dame

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: December 14, 1503

Date Of Death: July 2, 1566

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Nostradamus was born on the 14th of December, 1503. He was known for being a Poet. French poet, apothecary, and self-proclaimed prophet who began publishing his predictions in 1555. His quatrains, whether truly prophetic or misinterpreted to be so, have attained a cult following through the centuries.

Nostradamus was born in France. He studied for his baccalaureate at the University of Avignon when he was 15, but was forced to leave when the university closed down due to an outbreak of the plague. He later worked as an apothecary and studied medicine briefly at the University of Montpellier before being expelled from the school. Although mainstream media has claimed that he has predicted major historical events, historians argue that his apparent accuracy is due to poor translation and misinterpretation.

Nostradamus was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Nostradamus was born in 1500s.

Michel de Nostre Dame 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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Nostradamus’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Nostradamus’s parents.

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

Nostradamus was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Michel de Nostre Dame
NICKNAME: Nostradamus
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Nostradamus was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Nostradamus was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Nostradamus had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Nostradamus’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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