Poul Anderson

Poul Anderson bio

Birth Name: Poul Anderson

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Bristol

Date Of Birth: November 25, 1926

Date Of Death: July 31, 2001

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Poul Anderson was born on the 25th of November, 1926. He was famous for being a Novelist. A prolific science-fiction and fantasy writer, he grounded his books in real-world science and won seven Hugo Awards and three Nebula Awards. His popular works include the Time Patrol books, the Tomorrow’s Children series, and the Technic Civilization Saga.

Poul Anderson was born in Bristol. He earned a degree in physics from the University of Minnesota. He published his first science fiction work, Tomorrow’s Children, in 1947. The theme of many of his works, human “Technic Civilization,” had its origins in the events of the European Age of Exploration.

Poul Anderson was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Poul Anderson 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.

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

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Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Poul Anderson
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Poul Anderson 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: Poul Anderson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Poul Anderson 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.

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

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