William Collins

William Collins bio

Birth Name: William Collins

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 25, 1721

Date Of Death: June 12, 1759

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

William Collins was born on the 25th of December, 1721. He was famous for being a Poet. Eighteenth-century English poet whose lyrical works include Odes on Several Descriptive and Allegorical Subjects and Ode on the Popular Superstitions of the Highlands. Poet John Langhorne published Collins’ collected poems in 1765.

William Collins was born in England. He studied at Magdalen College, Oxford. He published his debut literary work, Persian Eclogues, in 1742. He suffered from mental illness and was institutionalized in 1754.

William Collins was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Collins was born in 1720s.

William Collins 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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William Collins was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: William Collins
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: William Collins was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: William Collins was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: William Collins had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

William Collins’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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