Stephen Vincent Benet

Stephen Vincent Benet bio

Birth Name: Stephen Vincent Benét

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Bethlehem

Date Of Birth: July 22, 1898

Date Of Death: March 13, 1943

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Stephen Vincent Benet was born on the 22nd of July, 1898. He was famous for being a Novelist. An American novelist, poet, and short story writer, he is best known for John Brown’s Body, a book-length narrative poem about the American Civil War. His popular short stories include The Devil and Daniel Webster and By the Waters of Babylon.

Stephen Vincent Benet was born in Bethlehem. After graduating from The Albany Academy in Albany, New York, he attended Yale University, where he edited the campus humor magazine. His famous work, John Brown’s Body, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1929.

Stephen Vincent Benet was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Stephen Vincent Benet was born in 1890s.

Stephen Vincent Benét 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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Stephen Vincent Benet’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Stephen Vincent Benet’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Stephen Vincent Benet was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Stephen Vincent Benét
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Stephen Vincent Benet was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Stephen Vincent Benet was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Stephen Vincent Benet had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Stephen Vincent Benet’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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