Wilhelm Grimm

Wilhelm Grimm bio

Birth Name: Wilhelm Carl Grimm

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Hanau

Date Of Birth: February 24, 1786

Date Of Death: December 16, 1859

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Wilhelm Grimm was born on the 24th of February, 1786. He was best known for being a Novelist. One half of The Brothers Grimm alongside his brother Jacob. The brothers are known for their beloved fairy tales such as Rumpelstiltskin and Hansel and Gretel. Their best known publication is titled Kinder-und Hausmärchen (Children’s and Household Tales).

Wilhelm Grimm was born in Hanau. He was raised by his aunt after the death of his father. In 1803 he began law school at the University of Marburg. Many of the stories of The Brothers Grimm, including Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, were later adapted into animated films by the Walt Disney Company.

Wilhelm Grimm was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wilhelm Grimm was born in 1780s.

Wilhelm Carl Grimm 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".


Wilhelm’s Wilhelm Carl Grimm attended University of Berlin, Germany.


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

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Personal Life

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

Wilhelm Grimm was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME: Wilhelm Carl Grimm
NICKNAME: Wilhelm Carl Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm



Zodiac Sign: Wilhelm Grimm was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Wilhelm Grimm was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Wilhelm Grimm had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Wilhelm Grimm’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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