Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling
1865 - 1936

Rudyard Kipling  British Writer


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British Writer Rudyard Kipling was born Joseph Rudyard Kipling on 30th December, 1865 in Bombay, India and passed away on 18th Jan 1936 London, England aged 70. He is most remembered for The Jungle Book", "Gunga Din", "The Man Who Would Be King": 1907 Nobel Prize for Literature. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

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First Name Rudyard
Last Name Kipling
Full Name at Birth Joseph Rudyard Kipling
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th December, 1865
Birthplace Bombay, India
Died 18th January, 1936
Place of Death London, England
Buried Poets' Corner, Westminster Abbey, London
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality DISPUTED
Nationality British
Occupation Text Short story writer, novelist, poet, journalist
Occupation Writer
Claim to Fame The Jungle Book", "Gunga Din", "The Man Who Would Be King": 1907 Nobel Prize for Literature
Music Genre (Text) Short story, Novel, Children's Literature, Poetry, Travel Literature, Science Fiction
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Father John Lockwood Kipling (sculptor and pottery designer)
Mother Alice MacDonald

Joseph Rudyard Kipling ( RUD-yərd; 30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936) was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. He was born in India, which inspired much of his work.

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Rudyard Kipling70 CapricornWriter
Caroline Starr Balestier76 CapricornRelative


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JosephineFemale29th December, 1892128 years oldCaroline Starr Balestier
ElsieFemale2nd February, 1896125 years oldCaroline Starr Balestier
JohnMale17th August, 1897124 years oldCaroline Starr Balestier




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