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Robert W. Service Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at September 24, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team

Robert W. Service Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Robert W. Service Facts

Full NameRobert W. Service
BirthdateJanuary 16, 1874
Birth PlaceEngland
Age (in 2022)148 Years Old
ZodiacCapricorn
OccupationPoet

Robert W. Service Age & Birthday

Robert W. Service is best known as Poet who has born on January 16, 1874 in England. Currently, Robert W. Service is 148 years, 8 months and 7 days old. Robert W. Service will celebrate 149th birthday on Monday, 16th of January 2023. Below the countdown to Robert W. Service upcoming birthday.

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Robert W. Service Biography

About

British-born poet who wrote "The Shooting of Dan McGrew," "The Cremation of Sam McGee," and "The Call of the Wild." His poetry collections include Songs of a Sourdough and Rhymes of a Red Cross Man.

Before Fame

He grew up with nine siblings in Lancashire, England and Glasgow, Scotland. He moved to Canada in his early twenties.

Trivia

He spent the World War II years in Canada and America and avoided Nazi officials who tried to hunt him down for his literary mockery of Hitler.

Family Life

He was married to Germaine Bourgoin, and he was the father of a daughter named Iris.

Associated With

His dreams of a cowboy life attracted him to the western frontier of Canada; he aspired to be a Yukon territory version of Buffalo Bill Cody.

Top Asked Questions about Robert W. Service

How old is Robert W. Service in 2022?

Robert W. Service is 148 years old today.

When was Robert W. Service born?

Robert W. Service was born on January 16, 1874 in England.

What is Robert W. Service zodiac sign?

Robert W. Service zodiac sign is Capricorn.

What was Robert W. Service best known for?

Robert W. Service was best known as Poet.

Fun Facts about Robert W. Service's Birthday

Here's quick list of some fun facts about Robert W. Service's birthday you must know including detailed age calculation, western astrology, roman numeral, birthstone and birth flower.

  • Robert W. Service was born on Friday, 16th day / 03rd week of 1874
  • Robert W. Service has Capricorn zodiac sign and Earth element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Robert W. Service birthday is XVI.I.MDCCCLXXIV
  • Robert W. Service's birthstone is Garnet
  • Robert W. Service's birth flower is Carnation that symbolize fascination, distinction & love
  • Robert W. Service age in year is 148 years old
  • Robert W. Service age in month is 1784 months old
  • Robert W. Service age in day is 54306 days old
  • Robert W. Service age in hour is 1303344 hours old
  • Robert W. Service age in minute is 78200640 minutes old
  • Robert W. Service age in second is 4692038400 seconds old
  • Next Robert W. Service birthday is on Monday, January 16th 2023
  • Robert W. Service age in next birthday (2023) is 149 years old

Historical Events on Robert W. Service Birthday (January 16)

Below are historical events that coincided with Robert W. Service's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.

YearEvent
1921The Marxist Left in Slovakia and the Transcarpathian Ukraine holds its founding congress in Ľubochňa.
1942Crash of TWA Flight 3, killing all 22 aboard, including film star Carole Lombard.
1945Adolf Hitler moves into his underground bunker, the so-called Führerbunker.
1964Hello, Dolly! opened on Broadway, beginning a run of 2,844 performances.
1969Czech student Jan Palach commits suicide by self-immolation in Prague, Czechoslovakia, in protest against the Soviets' crushing of the Prague Spring the year before.
1969Soviet spacecraft Soyuz 4 and Soyuz 5 perform the first-ever docking of manned spacecraft in orbit, the first-ever transfer of crew from one space vehicle to another, and the only time such a transfer was accomplished with a space walk.
1979The last Iranian Shah flees Iran with his family for good and relocates to Egypt.
1991Coalition Forces go to war with Iraq, beginning the Gulf War.
1992El Salvador officials and rebel leaders sign the Chapultepec Peace Accords in Mexico City, Mexico ending the 12-year Salvadoran Civil War that claimed at least 75,000 lives.
2001Congolese President Laurent-Désiré Kabila is assassinated by one of his own bodyguards.
2001US President Bill Clinton awards former President Theodore Roosevelt a posthumous Medal of Honor for his service in the Spanish-American War.
2002The UN Security Council unanimously establishes an arms embargo and the freezing of assets of Osama bin Laden, al-Qaeda, and the remaining members of the Taliban.
2003The Space Shuttle Columbia takes off for mission STS-107 which would be its final one. Columbia disintegrated 16 days later on re-entry.
2006Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is sworn in as Liberia's new president. She becomes Africa's first female elected head of state.
2016Thirty-three out of 126 freed hostages are injured and 23 killed in terrorist attacks in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on a hotel and a nearby restaurant.
1985The birth of Jonathan Richter, Danish footballer
1985The birth of Sidharth Malhotra, Indian actor
1986The birth of Johannes Rahn, German footballer
1986The birth of Mark Trumbo, American baseball player
1986The birth of Reto Ziegler, Swiss footballer
1987The birth of Jake Epstein, Canadian actor
1987The birth of Charlotte Henshaw, English swimmer
1988The birth of Nicklas Bendtner, Danish footballer
1988The birth of Jorge Torres Nilo, Mexican footballer
1991The birth of Matt Duchene, Canadian ice hockey player
1993The birth of Hannes Anier, Estonian footballer
1993The birth of Amandine Hesse, French tennis player
1994The birth of Chris Smith, Australian rugby league player
1995The birth of Mikaela Turik, Australian-Canadian cricketer
1998The birth of Cameron Murray, Australian rugby league player
2014The death of Gary Arlington, American author and illustrator (b. 1938)
2014The death of Ruth Duccini, American actress (b. 1918)
2014The death of Wiley W. Hilburn, American journalist and academic (b. 1938)
2014The death of Dave Madden, Canadian-American actor (b. 1931)
2014The death of Hiroo Onoda, Japanese lieutenant (b. 1922)
2015The death of Miriam Akavia, Polish-Israeli author and translator (b. 1927)
2015The death of Yao Beina, Chinese singer (b. 1981)
2016The death of Joannis Avramidis, Greek sculptor (b. 1922)
2016The death of Ted Marchibroda, American football player and coach (b. 1931)
2017The death of Eugene Cernan, American captain, pilot, and astronaut (b. 1934)
2018The death of Ed Doolan, British radio presenter (b. 1941)
2018The death of Oliver Ivanović, Kosovo Serb politician (b. 1953)
2019The death of John C. Bogle, American businessman, investor, and philanthropist (b. 1929)
2019The death of Lorna Doom, American musician (b. 1958)
2019The death of Chris Wilson, Australian musician (b. 1956)

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