William Gilmore Simms

William Gilmore Simms bio

Birth Name: William Gilmore Simms

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Charleston

Date Of Birth: April 17, 1806

Date Of Death: June 11, 1870

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

William Gilmore Simms was born on the 17th of April, 1806. He was known for being a Novelist. A nineteenth-century American poet, novelist, and historian, he published such works as The Yemassee, Vasconselos, and The Cassique of Kiawah. He also published a series of novels set in Revolutionary War-era South Carolina; the most popular of these was the 1835 work, The Partisan.

William Gilmore Simms was born in Charleston. He worked as a clerk in a drug store before beginning his law studies at the age of eighteen. He is remembered for his strong support of slavery and for his vehement opposition to Uncle Tom’s Cabin.

William Gilmore Simms was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Gilmore Simms was born in 1800s.

William Gilmore Simms 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 Gilmore Simms was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: William Gilmore Simms
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: William Gilmore Simms 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: William Gilmore Simms 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 Gilmore Simms 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.

William Gilmore Simms’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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