Tchicaya U Tamsi

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Birth Name: Tchicaya U Tamsi

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: DR Congo

Date Of Birth: August 25, 1931

Date Of Death: April 22, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Tchicaya U Tamsi was born on the 25th of August, 1931. He was best known for being a Poet. A twentieth-century Congolese author, he is best known for his surrealist poetry. His works include La veste d’intérieur suivi de Notes de veille, Les Cancrelats, and Mauvais Sang.

Tchicaya U Tamsi was born in DR Congo. He worked as a journalist in France before accepting a position at UNESCO in 1961. The Tchicaya U Tam’si Award, a prize for African poetry, was established in his honor in 1989.

Tchicaya U Tamsi was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Tchicaya U Tamsi 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.

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

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Tchicaya U Tamsi was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Tchicaya U Tamsi
NICKNAME: Tchicaya
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Tchicaya U Tamsi 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: Tchicaya U Tamsi was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Tchicaya U Tamsi 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.

Tchicaya U Tamsi’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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