Sherwood Anderson

Sherwood Anderson bio

Birth Name: Sherwood Anderson

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: OH

Date Of Birth: September 13, 1876

Date Of Death: March 8, 1941

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sherwood Anderson was born on the 13th of September, 1876. He was best known for being a Novelist. An American writer of novels, short fiction, poetry, and non-fiction works, he is best known for his 1919 short story collection, Winesburg, Ohio. His other works include Marching Men (1917), Mid-American Chants (1918), and the 1924 memoir, A Story Teller’s Story.

Sherwood Anderson was born in OH. He started writing in his home state of Ohio. Later, he relocated to Chicago and befriended such socialist authors as Theodore Dreiser and Carl Sandburg . His works wove socialist themes into narratives of small-town America.

Sherwood Anderson was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sherwood Anderson was born in 1870s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Sherwood Anderson was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sherwood Anderson
NICKNAME: Sherwood
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Sherwood Anderson 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: Sherwood Anderson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Sherwood Anderson 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.

Sherwood Anderson’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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