Updated at September 27, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Bob Godfrey is best known as Cartoonist who has born on May 27, 1921 in Australia. Currently, Bob Godfrey is 101 years, 4 months and 0 days old. Bob Godfrey will celebrate 102nd birthday on Saturday, 27th of May 2023. Below the countdown to Bob Godfrey upcoming birthday.
English animator who is best known for the cartoon series Roobar, Noah and Nelly in..., and Henry's Cat. He produced a BAFTA and Academy award-winning short film titled Great, which is a biography of Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
He began working at Lever Brothers as a graphic artist during the 1930s.
He was also nominated for Academy awards for Kama Sutra Rides Again, Dream Doll, and Small Talk.
He and his wife Beryl had two daughters together.
He and Steve Bell are both famous cartoonists originally from England.
Bob Godfrey is 101 years old today.
Bob Godfrey was born on May 27, 1921 in Australia.
Bob Godfrey zodiac sign is Gemini.
Bob Godfrey was best known as Cartoonist.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Bob Godfrey's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1965||Vietnam War: American warships begin the first bombardment of National Liberation Front targets within South Vietnam.|
|1967||Australians vote in favor of a constitutional referendum granting the Australian government the power to make laws to benefit Indigenous Australians and to count them in the national census.|
|1967||The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy is launched by Jacqueline Kennedy and her daughter Caroline.|
|1971||The Dahlerau train disaster, the worst railway accident in West Germany, kills 46 people and injures 25 near Wuppertal.|
|1971||Pakistani forces massacre over 200 civilians, mostly Bengali Hindus, in the Bagbati massacre.|
|1975||Dibbles Bridge coach crash near Grassington, in North Yorkshire, England, kills 33 - the highest ever death toll in a road accident in the United Kingdom.|
|1980||The Gwangju Massacre: Airborne and army troops of South Korea retake the city of Gwangju from civil militias, killing at least 207 and possibly many more.|
|1984||The Danube-Black Sea canal is opened, in a ceremony attended by the Ceaușescus. It had been under construction since the 1950s.|
|1996||First Chechen War: the Russian President Boris Yeltsin meets with Chechnyan rebels for the first time and negotiates a cease-fire.|
|1997||The 1997 Central Texas tornado outbreak occurs, spawning multiple tornadoes in Central Texas, including the F5 that killed 27 in Jarrell.|
|1998||Oklahoma City bombing: Michael Fortier is sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined $200,000 for failing to warn authorities about the terrorist plot.|
|2001||Members of the Islamist separatist group Abu Sayyaf seize twenty hostages from an affluent island resort on Palawan in the Philippines; the hostage crisis would not be resolved until June 2002.|
|2006||The 6.4 Mw Yogyakarta earthquake shakes central Java with an MSK intensity of VIII (Damaging), leaving more than 5,700 dead and 37,000 injured.|
|2016||Barack Obama is the first president of United States to visit Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and meet Hibakusha.|
|2018||Maryland Flood Event: A flood occurs throughout the Patapsco Valley causing one death and destroying the entire first floors of buildings on Main Street in Ellicott City and causing cars to overturn.|
|1987||The birth of Martina Sablikova, Czech speed skater and cyclist|
|1988||The birth of Vontae Davis, American football player|
|1988||The birth of Irina Davydova, Russian hurdler|
|1988||The birth of Garrett Richards, American baseball pitcher|
|1988||The birth of Tyler Sash, American football player (d. 2015)|
|1989||The birth of Igor Morozov, Estonian footballer|
|1990||The birth of Yenew Alamirew, Ethiopian runner|
|1990||The birth of Chris Colfer, American actor and singer|
|1990||The birth of Marcus Kruger, Swedish ice hockey player|
|1991||The birth of Sebastien Dewaest, Belgian footballer|
|1991||The birth of Tim Lafai, Samoan rugby league player|
|1991||The birth of Ksenia Pervak, Russian tennis player|
|1991||The birth of Eneli Vals, Estonian footballer|
|1992||The birth of Aaron Brown, Canadian sprinter|
|1997||The birth of Anthony Donovan, Canadian singer|
|2012||The death of Friedrich Hirzebruch, German mathematician and academic (b. 1927)|
|2012||The death of Anahit Perikhanian, Russian-born Armenian Iranologist (b. 1928)|
|2012||The death of David Rimoin, Canadian-American geneticist and academic (b. 1936)|
|2013||The death of Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri, Indian politician (b. 1917)|
|2013||The death of Bill Pertwee, English actor (b. 1926)|
|2013||The death of Abdoulaye Sékou Sow, Malian politician, Prime Minister of Mali (b. 1931)|
|2014||The death of Robert Genn, Canadian painter and author (b. 1936)|
|2014||The death of Helma Sanders-Brahms, German director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1940)|
|2014||The death of Roberto Vargas, Puerto Rican-American baseball player, coach, and manager (b. 1929)|
|2014||The death of Massimo Vignelli, Italian-American graphic designer (b. 1931)|
|2015||The death of Erik Carlsson, Swedish rally driver (b. 1929)|
|2015||The death of Nils Christie, Norwegian sociologist, criminologist, and author (b. 1928)|
|2015||The death of Andy King, English footballer and manager (b. 1956)|
|2015||The death of Michael Martin, American philosopher and academic (b. 1932)|
|2017||The death of Gregg Allman, American musician, singer and songwriter (b. 1947)|
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