Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling bio

Birth Name: Joseph Rudyard Kipling

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Mumbai

Date Of Birth: December 30, 1865

Date Of Death: January 18, 1936

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Rudyard Kipling was born on the 30th of December, 1865. He was popular for being a Poet. Nobel Prize-winning poet and author who is remembered for The Jungle Book and Gunga Din. His other notable works include Just So Stories and Kim.

Rudyard Kipling was born in Mumbai. He was born in Bombay, then part of British India, to sculptor John Lockwood Kipling and Alice MacDonald Kipling. His poem “The White Man’s Burden” spurred much political debate on the topic of imperialism.

Rudyard Kipling was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Rudyard Kipling was born in 1860s.

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

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

Rudyard Kipling was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Joseph Rudyard Kipling
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Rudyard Kipling was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Rudyard Kipling was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Rudyard Kipling had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Rudyard Kipling’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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