Richard Ellmann bio

Birth Name: Richard Ellmann

Occupation: Non-Fiction Author

Place Of Birth: Michigan

Date Of Birth:March 15, 1918

Date Of Death: May 13, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality:American


Richard Ellmann was born on the 15th of March, 1918. He was popular for being a Non-Fiction Author. An American literary critic and biographer, he is best known for his profiles of such renowned authors as James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, and Oscar Wilde. His 1959 biography of James Joyce won the U.S. National Book Award for Nonfiction.

Richard Ellmann was born in Michigan. After graduating from Yale University and serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he studied literature at Trinity College, Dublin. His history of William Butler Yeats became the definitive work on the author.

Richard Ellmann was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.


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Childhood

Richard Ellmann was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Richard Ellmann 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

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

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Personal Life

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

Richard Ellmann was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Richard Ellmann
NICKNAME:Richard
RELIGION:Unknown
AGE GENERATION:G.I. Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Pisces
BIRTH DAY:Friday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday

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Horoscope

Zodiac Sign: Richard Ellmann was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Ellmann was born in the Year of the Rat. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Richard Ellmann had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Richard Ellmann’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.


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