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Walter Wangerin Jr. Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at March 4, 2024 by BirthdayDBs Team

Walter Wangerin Jr. Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Walter Wangerin Jr. Facts

Full NameWalter Wangerin Jr.
BirthdateFebruary 13, 1944
Birth PlacePortland, OR
Age (in 2024)80 Years Old
ZodiacAquarius
OccupationNovelist

Walter Wangerin Jr. Age & Birthday

Walter Wangerin Jr. is best known as Novelist who has born on February 13, 1944 in Portland, OR. Currently, Walter Wangerin Jr. is 80 years, 0 months and 20 days old. Walter Wangerin Jr. will celebrate 81st birthday on Thursday, 13th of February 2025. Below the countdown to Walter Wangerin Jr. upcoming birthday.

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Walter Wangerin Jr. Biography

About

An American author of religious novels and children's books, he is known for The Book of the Dun Cow, and for its sequel, The Book of Sorrows. His other works include Mary's First Christmas and The Manger is Empty.

Before Fame

He studied literature at Miami University in Ohio and later attended Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.

Trivia

His novel, The Book of the Dun Cow, won a U.S. National Book Award.

Family Life

He was born in Portland, Oregon to a Lutheran minister father. He and his six younger siblings moved frequently during their childhood.

Associated With

He and Maxine Hong Kingston both won the National Book Award.

Top Asked Questions about Walter Wangerin Jr.

How old is Walter Wangerin Jr. in 2024?

Walter Wangerin Jr. is 80 years old today.

When was Walter Wangerin Jr. born?

Walter Wangerin Jr. was born on February 13, 1944 in Portland, OR.

What is Walter Wangerin Jr. zodiac sign?

Walter Wangerin Jr. zodiac sign is Aquarius.

What was Walter Wangerin Jr. best known for?

Walter Wangerin Jr. was best known as Novelist.

Fun Facts about Walter Wangerin Jr.'s Birthday

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

  • Walter Wangerin Jr. was born on Sunday, 44th day / 06th week of 1944
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. has Aquarius zodiac sign and Air element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Walter Wangerin Jr. birthday is XIII.II.MCMXLIV
  • Walter Wangerin Jr.'s birthstone is Amethyst
  • Walter Wangerin Jr.'s birth flower is Primrose that symbolize modesty, distinction & virtue
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in year is 80 years old
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in month is 960 months old
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in day is 29240 days old
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in hour is 701760 hours old
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in minute is 42105600 minutes old
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in second is 2526336000 seconds old
  • Next Walter Wangerin Jr. birthday is on Thursday, February 13th 2025
  • Walter Wangerin Jr. age in next birthday (2025) is 81 years old
  • Learn more interesting facts about February 13, 1944 birthday

Historical Events on Walter Wangerin Jr. Birthday (February 13)

Below are historical events that coincided with Walter Wangerin Jr.'s birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.

YearEvent
1983A cinema fire in Turin, Italy, kills 64 people.
1984Konstantin Chernenko succeeds the late Yuri Andropov as general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
1990German reunification: An agreement is reached on a two-stage plan to reunite Germany.
1991Gulf War: Two laser-guided "smart bombs" destroy the Amiriyah shelter in Baghdad. Allied forces said the bunker was being used as a military communications outpost, but over 400 Iraqi civilians inside were killed.
1996The Nepalese Civil War is initiated in the Kingdom of Nepal by the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre).
2001An earthquake measuring 7.6 on the Richter magnitude scale hits El Salvador, killing at least 944.
2004The Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics announces the discovery of the universe's largest known diamond, white dwarf star BPM 37093. Astronomers named this star "Lucy" after The Beatles' song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds".
2007Taiwan opposition leader Ma Ying-jeou resigns as the chairman of the Kuomintang party after being indicted on charges of embezzlement during his tenure as the mayor of Taipei; Ma also announces his candidacy for the 2008 presidential election.
2008Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd makes a historic apology to the Indigenous Australians and the Stolen Generations.
2010A bomb explodes in the city of Pune, Maharashtra, India, killing 17 and injuring 60 more.
2011For the first time in more than 100 years the Umatilla, an American Indian tribe, are able to hunt and harvest a bison just outside Yellowstone National Park, restoring a centuries-old tradition guaranteed by a treaty signed in 1855.
2012The European Space Agency (ESA) conducted the first launch of the European Vega rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.
2017Kim Jong-nam, brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, is assassinated at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
2021Former U.S. President Donald Trump is acquitted in his second impeachment trial.
2021A major winter storm causes blackouts and kills at least 82 people in Texas and northern Mexico.
1983The birth of Mike Nickeas, Canadian baseball player
1983The birth of Anna Watkins, English rower
1984The birth of Hinkelien Schreuder, Dutch swimmer
1985The birth of Kwak Ji-min, South Korean actress
1986The birth of Luke Moore, English footballer
1986The birth of Aqib Talib, American football player
1987The birth of Eljero Elia, Dutch footballer
1988The birth of Ryan Goins, American baseball player
1988The birth of Eddy Pettybourne, New Zealand-Samoan rugby league player
1989The birth of Rodrigo Possebon, Brazilian footballer
1991The birth of Eliaquim Mangala, French footballer
1991The birth of Junior Roqica, Australian-Fijian rugby league player
1991The birth of Vianney, French singer
1994The birth of Memphis Depay, Dutch footballer
2001The birth of Kaapo Kakko, Finnish ice hockey player
2014The death of Balu Mahendra, Sri Lankan-Indian director, cinematographer, and screenwriter (b. 1939)
2014The death of Richard Møller Nielsen, Danish footballer and manager (b. 1937)
2014The death of Ralph Waite, American actor and activist (b. 1928)
2015The death of Faith Bandler, Australian activist and author (b. 1918)
2015The death of Stan Chambers, American journalist and actor (b. 1923)
2016The death of O. N. V. Kurup, Indian poet and academic (b. 1931)
2016The death of Antonin Scalia, American lawyer and judge, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (b. 1936)
2017The death of Ricardo Arias Calderón, Panamanian politician (b. 1933)
2017The death of Aileen Hernandez, American union organizer and activist (b. 1926)
2017The death of Seijun Suzuki, Japanese filmmaker (b. 1923)
2017The death of Kim Jong-nam, North Korean politician (b. 1971)
2017The death of E-Dubble, American rapper (b. 1982)
2018The death of Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, French-born Danish royal (b. 1934)
2019The death of Callistus Ndlovu, Zimbabwean academic and politician (b. 1936)
2021The death of Kadir Topbaş, Turkish politician (b. 1945)

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