Ruth Benedict

Ruth Benedict bio

Birth Name: Ruth Benedict

Occupation: Anthropologist

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: June 5, 1887

Date Of Death: September 17, 1948

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Ruth Benedict was born on the 5th of June, 1887. He was popular for being a Anthropologist. American anthropologist who was one of the first woman to be considered a prominent leader of a learned profession.

Ruth Benedict was born in New York. She attended Vassar College before working as a graduate student with Franz Boas at Columbia University. In her 1934 book, Patterns of Culture, she posited that there always existed a relationship between personality, art, language and culture.

Ruth Benedict was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ruth Benedict was born in 1880s.

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

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Personal Life

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Ruth Benedict was born in the Year of the Pig.

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Zodiac Sign: Ruth Benedict was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Ruth Benedict was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Ruth Benedict 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.

Ruth Benedict’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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