William Alexander Percy

About William Alexander Percy

Birth Day: May 14, 1885
Birth Place: Mississippi

William Alexander Percy

William Alexander Percy net worth and salary: William Alexander Percy is a Poet who has a net worth of $9 Million. William Alexander Percy was born in in May 14, 1885. An American lawyer and poet, he is known for his bestselling autobiography, Lanterns on the Levee. He also penned the lyrics to the Episcopal hymn, They Cast Their Nets in Galilee.
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Popular As William Alexander Percy
Occupation Poet
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Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born May 14, 1885 (Mississippi)
Birthday May 14
Town/City Mississippi
Nationality Mississippi

๐ŸŒ™ Zodiac

William Alexander Percyโ€™s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.

๐ŸŒ™ Chinese Zodiac Signs

William Alexander Percy was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.

About

An American lawyer and poet, he is known for his bestselling autobiography, Lanterns on the Levee. He also penned the lyrics to the Episcopal hymn, They Cast Their Nets in Galilee.

Before Fame

Before earning his law degree from Harvard, he studied abroad in Paris for a year. He later earned the Croix de Guerre for his service in the U.S. Army during World War I.

Trivia

He owned 20,000 acres of land, where he grew cotton and other crops.

Family Life

He adopted the children of his cousin after his cousin committed suicide. His adopted children were named Walker, LeRoy, and Phinizy. Percy was married twice; his second wife was Sarah Hunt Farish.

Associated With

He was a friend of Herbert Hoover, whom he met during the World War I-era Belgian Relief Effort.

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