Tarkington, Booth

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Booth Tarkington
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Name
Tarkington, Booth Gender: M
Tarkington, Newton Booth
born on 29 July 1869 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Indianapolis IN, USA, 39n46, 86w09
Timezone LMT m86w09 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 06°29' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 13°44 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 05°52'



Biography

American writer, novelist and playwright. Some of his noted works include "Monsieur Beaucaire" in 1900 and "Penrod" in 1914. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1919 for literature with the fiction novel "Magnificent Andersons" and achieved another Pulitzer Prize in 1922 for "Alice Adams."

Died 5/19/1946.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

AFA 2/1958; same in Sabian Symbols No.890

Categories

  • Notable : Awards : Pulitzer prize (1919 and 1922)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book