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Currently, William Shenstone is 305 years, 7 months and 21 days old. William Shenstone will celebrate 306rd birthday on a Wednesday 18th of November 2020. Below we countdown to William Shenstone upcoming birthday.
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William Shenstone’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
William Shenstone was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.
English poet and master gardener whose works include Schoolmistress and Elegies. He owned an expertly-landscaped estate called The Leasowes.
He studied at Pembroke College, Oxford and published his debut work -- Poems on various occasions, written for the entertainment of the author -- while he was still a student.
He wrote a 1741 letter in which he used the word "floccinaucinihilipilification," which is the lengthiest word in the English dictionary.
He was the child of Thomas Shenstone and Anne Penn. He neither married nor had children of his own.
His work was praised by the renowned Scottish poet Robert Burns.