Preston Sturges

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Birth Name: Edmund Preston Biden

Occupation: Director

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: August 29, 1898

Date Of Death: August 6, 1959

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American


Preston Sturges was born on the 29th of August, 1898. He was popular for being a Director. Known as the father of screwball comedy, he wrote and directed such films as The Lady Eve (1941), Sullivan’s Travels (1941), The Palm Beach Story (1942), and The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944). He won the 1941 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for The Great McGinty.

Preston Sturges was born in Chicago. He performed on Broadway in the play Hotbed in 1928. He also produced the play The Guinea Pig in the same year. The Guinea Pig opened in Massachusetts and moved to Broadway a year later. Paramount Pictures purchased his script for The Great McGinty for $1 with the agreement that Sturges would be allowed to direct the film, making the picture his directorial debut.

Preston Sturges was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.


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Childhood

Preston Sturges was born in 1890s.

Edmund Preston Biden 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".

Education

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Family

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Preston Sturges kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Preston Sturges was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edmund Preston Biden
NICKNAME: Preston
RELIGION: Unknown
AGE GENERATION: G.I. Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Virgo
BIRTH DAY: Monday
DEATH DAY: Thursday

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Horoscope

Zodiac Sign: Preston Sturges was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Preston Sturges was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Preston Sturges had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Preston Sturges’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.


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