Selma Lagerlof

Selma Lagerlof bio

Birth Name: Selma Lagerlof

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Sweden

Date Of Birth: November 20, 1858

Date Of Death: March 16, 1940

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Swedish

Selma Lagerlof was born on the 20th of November, 1858. She was popular for being a Novelist. A Swedish author and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, she is best known for her Wonderful Adventures of Nils book series. Her other literary works include The Changeling, The Outcast, and numerous other novels, short stories, plays, and memoirs.

Selma Lagerlof was born in Sweden. She taught at a girls’ school in her native Sweden during the 1880s and 1890s. She published her first novel, The Story of Gösta Berling, in 1891. In 1909, she became the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Selma Lagerlof was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Selma Lagerlof was born in 1850s.

Selma Lagerlof 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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Selma Lagerlof’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Selma Lagerlof’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Selma Lagerlof was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Selma Lagerlof
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Selma Lagerlof was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Selma Lagerlof was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Selma Lagerlof had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Selma Lagerlof’s birth sign is Scorpio and she had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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