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Currently, Eric Foner is 80 years, 0 months and 2 days old. Eric Foner will celebrate 81rd birthday on a Wednesday 7th of February 2024. Below we countdown to Eric Foner upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Eric Foner|
|Age||77 years old|
|Born||February 7, 1943 (New York)|
Eric Foner’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Eric Foner was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and author, he is best known for his work on post-Civil War Reconstruction. He published his award-winning work, The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, in 2010.
He graduated summa cum laude from Columbia University in 1963.
He was elected president of the American Historical Association in 2000.
His father was a historian who was blacklisted during the McCarthy Era for supporting civil rights and the trade union movement.
He frequently wrote about Abraham Lincoln's views on slavery.