William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant bio

Birth Name: William Cullen Bryant

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: MA

Date Of Birth: November 3, 1794

Date Of Death: June 12, 1878

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Cullen Bryant was born on the 3rd of November, 1794. He was best known for being a Poet. American poet, editor, and journalist who is most famous for his 1817 poem, “Thanatopsis.” His other well-known poetic works include “To a Waterfowl” and “The Ages.”

William Cullen Bryant was born in MA. He was born in a Massachusetts log cabin, and he later left home to study law. In 1825, he began a career in journalism. He edited The New York Evening Post for many years.

William Cullen Bryant was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Cullen Bryant was born in 1790s.

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

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William Cullen Bryant was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: William Cullen Bryant
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: William Cullen Bryant was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: William Cullen Bryant was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: William Cullen Bryant had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

William Cullen Bryant’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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