William Shenstone

William Shenstone bio

Birth Name: William Shenstone

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: November 18, 1714

Date Of Death: February 11, 1763

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: English

William Shenstone was born on the 18th of November, 1714. He was known for being a Poet. English poet and master gardener whose works include Schoolmistress and Elegies. He owned an expertly-landscaped estate called The Leasowes.

William Shenstone was born in England. He studied at Pembroke College, Oxford and published his debut work — Poems on various occasions, written for the entertainment of the author — while he was still a student. He wrote a 1741 letter in which he used the word “floccinaucinihilipilification,” which is the lengthiest word in the English dictionary.

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

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William Shenstone 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 Shenstone’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 Shenstone’s parents.

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William Shenstone was born in the Year of the Horse.

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Zodiac Sign: William Shenstone 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 Shenstone was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: William Shenstone 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 Shenstone’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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