Updated at December 8, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Walt Kelly is best known as Cartoonist who has born on August 25, 1913 in Pennsylvania. Currently, Walt Kelly is 109 years, 3 months and 14 days old. Walt Kelly will celebrate 110th birthday on Friday, 25th of August 2023. Below the countdown to Walt Kelly upcoming birthday.
Cartoonist most recognized for his comic series, Pogo. In 1951, he was named Cartoonist of the Year by the National Cartoonist's Society.
He worked as a crime reporter before hitting it big as a cartoonist.
In 1995, he was inducted into the Will Eisner Hall of Fame.
He was born to Irish parents, Walter and Genevieve.
He worked at Walt Disney Studios alongside famed animator, Art Babbit.
Walt Kelly is 109 years old today.
Walt Kelly was born on August 25, 1913 in Pennsylvania.
Walt Kelly zodiac sign is Virgo.
Walt Kelly was best known as Cartoonist.
Here's quick list of some fun facts about Walt Kelly's birthday you must know including detailed age calculation, western astrology, roman numeral, birthstone and birth flower.
Below are historical events that coincided with Walt Kelly's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1950||President Harry Truman orders the U.S. Army to seize control of the nation's railroads to avert a strike.|
|1961||President Jânio Quadros of Brazil resigns after just seven months in power, initiating a political crisis that culminates in a military coup in 1964.|
|1967||George Lincoln Rockwell, founder of the American Nazi Party, is assassinated by a former member of his group.|
|1980||Zimbabwe joins the United Nations.|
|1981||Voyager 2 spacecraft makes its closest approach to Saturn.|
|1989||Voyager 2 spacecraft makes its closest approach to Neptune, the second to last planet in the Solar System at the time.|
|1991||Belarus gains its independence from the Soviet Union.|
|1991||The Battle of Vukovar begins. An 87-day siege of Vukovar by the Yugoslav People's Army (JNA), supported by various Serb paramilitary forces, between August and November 1991 (during the Croatian War of Independence).|
|1991||Linus Torvalds announces the first version of what will become Linux.|
|1997||Egon Krenz, the former East German leader, is convicted of a shoot-to-kill policy at the Berlin Wall.|
|2001||American singer Aaliyah and several members of her record company are killed as their overloaded aircraft crashes shortly after takeoff from Marsh Harbour Airport, Bahamas.|
|2006||Former Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko is sentenced to nine years imprisonment for money laundering, wire fraud, and extortion.|
|2012||Voyager 1 spacecraft enters interstellar space becoming the first man-made object to do so.|
|2017||Hurricane Harvey makes landfall in Texas as a powerful Category 4 hurricane, the strongest hurricane to make landfall in the United States since 2004. Over the next few days, the storm causes catastrophic flooding throughout much of eastern Texas, killing 106 people and causing $125 billion in damage.|
|2017||The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army launches its second large-scale attack at the Bangladesh-Myanmar border, prompting a massive military crackdown on Rohingya people by the Myanmar Army.|
|1986||The birth of Rodney Ferguson, American footballer|
|1987||The birth of Stacey Farber, Canadian actress|
|1987||The birth of Velimir Jovanović, Serbian footballer|
|1987||The birth of Blake Lively, American model and actress|
|1987||The birth of Amy Macdonald, Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist|
|1987||The birth of Justin Upton, American baseball player|
|1987||The birth of Adam Warren, American baseball player|
|1987||The birth of James Wesolowski, Australian footballer|
|1988||The birth of Angela Park, Brazilian-American golfer|
|1989||The birth of Hiram Mier, Mexican footballer|
|1990||The birth of Max Muncy, American baseball player|
|1992||The birth of Miyabi Natsuyaki, Japanese singer and actress|
|1992||The birth of Ricardo Rodriguez, Swiss footballer|
|1994||The birth of Edmunds Augstkalns, Latvian ice hockey player|
|1998||The birth of China Anne McClain, American actress and singer|
|2013||The death of William Froug, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1922)|
|2013||The death of Liu Fuzhi, Chinese academic and politician, 3rd Minister of Justice for China (b. 1917)|
|2013||The death of Raghunath Panigrahi, Indian singer-songwriter (b. 1932)|
|2013||The death of Gylmar dos Santos Neves, Brazilian footballer (b. 1930)|
|2014||The death of William Greaves, American director and producer (b. 1926)|
|2014||The death of Marcel Masse, Canadian educator and politician, 29th Canadian Minister of National Defence (b. 1936)|
|2014||The death of Nico M. M. Nibbering, Dutch chemist and academic (b. 1938)|
|2014||The death of Uziah Thompson, Jamaican-American drummer and producer (b. 1936)|
|2014||The death of Enrique Zileri, Peruvian journalist and publisher (b. 1931)|
|2015||The death of José María Benegas, Spanish lawyer and politician (b. 1948)|
|2015||The death of Francis Sejersted, Norwegian historian and academic (b. 1936)|
|2016||The death of Marvin Kaplan, American actor (b. 1927)|
|2017||The death of Rich Piana, American bodybuilder (b. 1971)|
|2018||The death of John McCain, American politician (b. 1936)|
|2019||The death of Ferdinand Piëch, Austrian business magnate & engineer (b. 1937)|
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