Sherley Anne Williams

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Birth Name: Sherley Anne Williams

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Bakersfield

Date Of Birth: August 25, 1944

Date Of Death: July 6, 1999

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sherley Anne Williams was born on the 25th of August, 1944. She was known for being a Poet. African-American poet, author, and academic who wrote The Peacock Poems and Working Cotton, among other poetic and prose works. She also published a non-fiction work entitled Giving Birth to Brightness: A Thematic Study in Neo-Black Literature.

Sherley Anne Williams was born in Bakersfield. She studied English at California State University in Fresno. Later, she pursued graduate study at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. She received a 1984 Fulbright grant that funded travel to Ghana.

Sherley Anne Williams was a Virgo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Sherley Anne Williams was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Sherley Anne Williams is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Sherley Anne Williams was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Sherley Anne Williams
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Sherley Anne Williams was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Sherley Anne Williams was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Sherley Anne Williams 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.

Sherley Anne Williams’s birth sign is Virgo and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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