Weegee bio

Birth Name: Weegee

Occupation: Photographer

Place Of Birth: Ukraine

Date Of Birth: June12, 1899

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Weegee was born on the 12th of June, 1899. He was known for being a Photographer. Austrian-born photographer best known for his 1930s, black-and-white images of New York crime scenes.

Weegee was born in Ukraine. He earned the nickname “Weegee” (after the famous Ouija divination board) for his uncanny ability to arrive at fresh crime scenes. He collaborated on films with directors Jack Donohue and Stanley Kubrick .

Weegee was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Weegee was born in 1890s.

Weegee 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".


Weegee’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Weegee was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts




Zodiac Sign: Weegee was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Weegee was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Weegee 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.

Weegee’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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