Philip Freneau

Philip Freneau bio

Birth Name: Philip Freneau

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: January 2, 1752

Date Of Death: December 18, 1832

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Philip Freneau was born on the 2nd of January, 1752. He was known for being a Poet. Poet and author whose acquaintance with James Madison secured his position as editor of The National Gazette. His influential poems include “The House of Night” and “The Wild Honey Suckle.”

Philip Freneau was born in New York City. While attending Princeton University, he co-wrote a satire entitled Father Bombo’s Pilgrimage to Mecca. His poem “The House of Night” contains Gothic elements and was among the first American romantic poems.

Philip Freneau was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Philip Freneau was born in 1750s.

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

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Philip Freneau was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Philip Freneau
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Philip Freneau was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Philip Freneau was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Philip Freneau had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Philip Freneau’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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