American author of the classic novels, Little Women and Little Men. She used the pen name A. M. Barnard early in her career and, in her later life, became a well-known feminist and abolitionist.
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|FULL NAME:||Louisa May Alcott|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 29, 1832|
|AGE:||187 years old|
Louisa May Alcott is a Novelist. She was the second oldest of four daughters born to Abby May Alcott and experimental educator and prominent Transcendentalist, Amos Bronson Alcott. She and her sisters– Anna, Elizabeth, and Abigail– were the inspirations for the fictional sisters (Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March) in Little Women. During her youth, she worked as a teacher, seamstress, governess, domestic helper, and writer to help support her family. As a child, she studied with naturalist author, Henry David Thoreau, as well as with her father.
DID YOU KNOW Her childhood experiences growing up in Massachusetts formed the basis of her novels.
FACT She grew up reading the literary works of family friend, Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Currently, Louisa May Alcott is 187 years old. She will celebrate her 188th birthday on a Thursday, November 29th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Louisa May Alcott’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Louisa May Alcott was born in the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is a powerful sign. People born under this year are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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