Peter Viereck

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Birth Name: Peter Viereck

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: August 5, 1916

Date Of Death: May 13, 2006

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Peter Viereck was born on the 5th of August, 1916. He was famous for being a Poet. Poet and academic who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1949 for a poetry collection entitled Terror and Decorum. He taught history at Mount Holyoke College for nearly five decades.

Peter Viereck was born in New York. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University in 1937 with a B.A. in history. He published his debut poem, “Graves Are Made to Waltz On,” in a 1940 issue of Poetry Magazine. He was an important political thinker who wrote many essays on the topic of conservatism.

Peter Viereck was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Peter Viereck 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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Peter Viereck was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Peter Viereck
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Peter Viereck was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Peter Viereck was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Peter Viereck had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Peter Viereck’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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