Sylvia Browne

Sylvia Browne bio

Birth Name: Sylvia Celeste Shoemaker

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Kansas City

Date Of Birth: October 19, 1936

Date Of Death: November 20, 2013

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Sylvia Browne was born on the 19th of October, 1936. She was known for being a Novelist. A self-proclaimed medium and psychic, Browne gained commercial attention for her talk show appearances and for the paranormal and spiritual subject matter of her books. She received flack for several highly publicized false predictions, including her 2004 proclamation that missing woman Amanda Berry, later found alive, had been murdered.

Sylvia Browne was born in Kansas City. In her early years, she held many odd jobs, including positions with a jewelry dealer, freight company, and the postal service. As a teenager, she also performed cold psychic reads for money. She was convicted of fraud and grand theft in 1992.

Sylvia Browne was a Libra and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Sylvia Browne was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Sylvia Celeste Shoemaker is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sylvia Browne kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sylvia Browne was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sylvia Celeste Shoemaker
NICKNAME: Sylvia Browne
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Sylvia Browne was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sylvia Browne 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: Sylvia Browne had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Sylvia Browne’s birth sign is Libra and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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