William Thomas Stead

William Thomas Stead bio

Birth Name: William Thomas Stead

Occupation: Journalist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: July 5, 1849

Date Of Death: April 15, 1912

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

William Thomas Stead was born on the 5th of July, 1849. He was known for being a Journalist. Journalistic icon and newspaper editor best known for his influential series of articles titled “The Maiden Tribute of Modern Babylon.” He is credited with pioneering the way in which media is used to influence public opinion and policy.

William Thomas Stead was born in England. He was home-schooled by his father, who taught him the Holy Scriptures and ensured that he was nearly fluent in Latin. He died in the famous Titanic shipwreck of 1912, the same year he was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.

William Thomas Stead was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Thomas Stead was born in 1840s.

William Thomas Stead 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 Thomas Stead’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 Thomas Stead’s parents.

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Personal Life

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William Thomas Stead was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: William Thomas Stead
NICKNAME: William Thomas Stead
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: William Thomas Stead was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: William Thomas Stead was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: William Thomas Stead had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

William Thomas Stead’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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