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Henry David Thoreau
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Birth Date:July 12, 1817
Astrology Sign:Cancer
Chinese Sign: -
Birth Name:David Henry Thoreau
Birth Place:Concord, MA
Died Date:May 6, 1862

Occupation:transcendental writer, philosopher

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Henry David Thoreau

Biography:Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 - May 6, 1862; born David Henry Thoreau) was an American author, naturalist, transcendentalist, pacifist, tax resister and philosopher who is famous for Walden, on simple living amongst nature, and On the Duty of Civil Disobedience, on resistance to civil government and many other articles and essays. He was a lifelong abolitionist, delivering lectures that attacked the Fugitive Slave Law while praising the writings of Wendell Phillips and defending the abolitionist John Brown. Among his lasting contributions were his writings on natural history and philosophy, where he anticipated the methods and findings of ecology and environmental history, two sources of modern day environmentalism.

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Henry David Thoreau's Personality Tarot Card The Hermit - Personality Card

Birthday: July 12, 1817

A time for soul searching and meditation; a need for patience and solitude.

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Henry David Thoreau's Growth Tarot Card The Lovers

Birthday: July 12, 2021

A relationship or love affair with a trial or choice involved.




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