Sidney Lanier

Sidney Lanier bio

Birth Name: Sidney Lanier

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Macon

Date Of Birth: February 3, 1842

Date Of Death: September 7, 1881

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sidney Lanier was born on the 3rd of February, 1842. He was best known for being a Poet. Southern poet, scholar, and musician whose best- known works include “The Marshes of Glynn,” “Sunrise,” and “The Song of the Chattahoochee.” His other works include travelogues and a series of compilations of English tales of chivalry.

Sidney Lanier was born in Macon. He fought in the American Civil War as a member of the Confederate signal corps. He later became the organist at a Presbyterian church in Alabama. He was an English professor at Johns Hopkins University and also served as first flautist in Baltimore, Maryland’s Peabody Orchestra.

Sidney Lanier was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sidney Lanier was born in 1840s.

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

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Sidney Lanier was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Sidney Lanier
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Sidney Lanier was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sidney Lanier was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Sidney Lanier had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Sidney Lanier’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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