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Adam Smith’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Adam Smith was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
Economist and philosopher frequently credited as the father of capitalism. His 1776 work, The Wealth of Nations, helped influence modern economics and offers one of the world's first collected descriptions of what builds a nations' wealth.
He was very critical of the confining nature of Oxford, where he was one of the first students to attain a scholarship.
He met with Benjamin Franklin while he was living in Paris and was very affected by his views.
His parents were Margaret Douglas and Adam Smith, Sr. Smith was close with his mother.
Margaret Thatcher carried his book, The Wealth of Nations, in her purse.