Richard Pike Bissell

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Birth Name: Richard Pike Bissell

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Iowa

Date Of Birth: June 27, 1913

Date Of Death: May 4, 1977

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Richard Pike Bissell was born on the 27th of June, 1913. He was popular for being a Novelist. An Iowa-born author of long and short fiction, he is best known for his 1953 novel, 7½ Cents. The work was the inspiration for the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, The Pajama Game.

Richard Pike Bissell was born in Iowa. He graduated from Harvard University in 1965. His first published work, A Stretch on the River (1950), was based on his earlier experiences as a tugboat operator. His bestselling work, 7½ Cents, was based on his personal experience with his family’s garment business.

Richard Pike Bissell was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

Richard Pike Bissell 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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Richard Pike Bissell was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Richard Pike Bissell
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Pike Bissell was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Pike Bissell was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Richard Pike Bissell had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Richard Pike Bissell’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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