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Birth Name: Phoebe Gilman

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: The Bronx

Date Of Birth: April 4, 1940

Date Of Death: August 29, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Canadian

Phoebe Gilman was born on the 4th of April, 1940. She was known for being a Children’s Author. American-born children’s author and illustrator who is known for creating strong female characters. Her most popular works include Something From Nothing (1992) and Wonderful Pigs of Jillian Jiggs (1987).

Phoebe Gilman was born in The Bronx. She studied at both Hunter College and the Art Students League of New York and subsequently traveled Europe while making a living as a painter. She published her first children’s book, The Balloon Tree, in 1984. In 1993, she won the Ruth Schwartz Award for Best children’s Book for her work, Something From Nothing.

Phoebe Gilman was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Phoebe Gilman was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Phoebe Gilman is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Phoebe Gilman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Phoebe Gilman’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Phoebe Gilman was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Phoebe Gilman
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Phoebe Gilman was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Phoebe Gilman was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Phoebe Gilman had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Phoebe Gilman’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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