Philip Whalen

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Birth Name: Philip Whalen

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Oregon

Date Of Birth: October 20, 1923

Date Of Death: June 26, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Philip Whalen was born on the 20th of October, 1923. He was known for being a Poet. San Francisco Renaissance poet and author whose poetic works include On Bear’s Head and Self Portrait from Another Direction. His prose works include Imaginary Speeches for a Brazen Head and The Diamond Noodle.

Philip Whalen was born in Oregon. He attended Reed College, where he met fellow poet Gary Snyder . He was a practicing Zen Buddhist, and he compiled his faith-inspired poems in a 1996 work entitled Canoeing up Cabarga Creek: Buddhist Poems 1955-1986.

Philip Whalen was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Philip Whalen was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Philip Whalen 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 Whalen was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Philip Whalen
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Philip Whalen was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Philip Whalen was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Philip Whalen had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Philip Whalen’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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