Thomas Mayne Reid

Thomas Mayne Reid bio

Birth Name: Thomas Mayne Reid

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Ireland

Date Of Birth: April 4, 1818

Date Of Death: October 22, 1883

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Thomas Mayne Reid was born on the 4th of April, 1818. He was best known for being a Novelist. An Irish-born American fiction writer, he is known for such adventure novels as The Rifle Rangers, The Desert Home, and The Scalp Hunters. Over the course of his career, he published more than seventy novels and numerous short stories.

Thomas Mayne Reid was born in Ireland. He wrote for the Pittsburgh Morning Chronicle using the pen name of “The Poor Scholar.” He and Edgar Allan Poe were drinking companions.

Thomas Mayne Reid was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Thomas Mayne Reid 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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Thomas Mayne Reid was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Thomas Mayne Reid
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Thomas Mayne Reid was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Thomas Mayne Reid 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: Thomas Mayne Reid had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Thomas Mayne Reid’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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