Robert Hayden

Robert Hayden bio

Birth Name: Robert Hayden

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Michigan

Date Of Birth: August 4, 1913

Date Of Death: February 25, 1980

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Robert Hayden was born on the 4th of August, 1913. He was famous for being a Poet. First African-American Poet Laureate of the United States whose works include Those Winter Sundays and The Whipping. He is also famous for a sequence of poems on the subject of the Vietnam War.

Robert Hayden was born in Michigan. He attended Wayne State University and the University of Michigan. He later taught at Fisk University. His famous poetic work, Heart-Shape in the Dust, exemplifies his literary use of African-American vernacular speech.

Robert Hayden was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

Robert Hayden 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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Robert Hayden was born in the Year of the Ox.

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Zodiac Sign: Robert Hayden was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Hayden 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: Robert Hayden had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Robert Hayden’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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