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Washington Irving Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at April 13, 2024 by BirthdayDBs Team

Washington Irving Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Washington Irving Facts

Full NameWashington Irving
BirthdateApril 03, 1783
Birth PlaceNew York City, NY
Age (in 2024)241 Years Old
ZodiacAries
OccupationNovelist

Washington Irving Age & Birthday

Washington Irving is best known as Novelist who has born on April 03, 1783 in New York City, NY. Currently, Washington Irving is 241 years, 0 months and 10 days old. Washington Irving will celebrate 242nd birthday on Thursday, 3rd of April 2025. Below the countdown to Washington Irving upcoming birthday.

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Washington Irving Biography

About

American author of the classic romantic short stories The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle. His other works include biographies of such historical figures as George Washington, Muhammad, and Oliver Goldsmith.

Before Fame

He was named after president George Washington, and he once met his namesake while the president was visiting New York City. Washington Irving began writing at a young age, and he published several letters in the Morning Chronicle when he was just nineteen years old (using the pseudonym of Jonathan Oldstyle).

Trivia

He served as the United States Ambassador to Spain during the early-to-mid 1840s.

Family Life

He was born in New York to Sarah Sanders and William Irving, Sr. He spent his last years in Tarrytown, New York.

Associated With

He is one of the first American authors to be well received by Europeans, and he inspired other American writers, such as Edgar Allan Poe.

Top Asked Questions about Washington Irving

How old is Washington Irving in 2024?

Washington Irving is 241 years old today.

When was Washington Irving born?

Washington Irving was born on April 03, 1783 in New York City, NY.

What is Washington Irving zodiac sign?

Washington Irving zodiac sign is Aries.

What was Washington Irving best known for?

Washington Irving was best known as Novelist.

Fun Facts about Washington Irving's Birthday

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

  • Washington Irving was born on Thursday, 93rd day / 14th week of 1783
  • Washington Irving has Aries zodiac sign and Fire element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Washington Irving birthday is III.IV.MDCCLXXXIII
  • Washington Irving's birthstone is Diamond
  • Washington Irving's birth flower is Sweet pea that symbolize egard, youth & purity
  • Washington Irving age in year is 241 years old
  • Washington Irving age in month is 2892 months old
  • Washington Irving age in day is 88034 days old
  • Washington Irving age in hour is 2112816 hours old
  • Washington Irving age in minute is 126768960 minutes old
  • Washington Irving age in second is 7606137600 seconds old
  • Next Washington Irving birthday is on Thursday, April 3rd 2025
  • Washington Irving age in next birthday (2025) is 242 years old

Historical Events on Washington Irving Birthday (April 03)

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

YearEvent
1993The outcome of the Grand National horse race is declared void for the first (and only) time
1996Suspected "Unabomber" Theodore Kaczynski is captured at his Montana cabin in the United States.
1996A United States Air Force Boeing T-43 crashes near Dubrovnik Airport in Croatia, killing 35, including Secretary of Commerce Ron Brown.
1997The Thalit massacre begins in Algeria; all but one of the 53 inhabitants of Thalit are killed by guerrillas.
2000United States v. Microsoft Corp.: Microsoft is ruled to have violated United States antitrust law by keeping "an oppressive thumb" on its competitors.
2004Islamic terrorists involved in the 2004 Madrid train bombings are trapped by the police in their apartment and kill themselves.
2007Conventional-Train World Speed Record: A French TGV train on the LGV Est high speed line sets an official new world speed record.
2008ATA Airlines, once one of the ten largest U.S. passenger airlines and largest charter airline, files for bankruptcy for the second time in five years and ceases all operations.
2008Texas law enforcement cordons off the FLDS's YFZ Ranch. Eventually 533 women and children will be taken into state custody.
2009Jiverly Antares Wong opens fire at the American Civic Association immigration center in Binghamton, New York, killing thirteen and wounding four before committing suicide.
2010Apple Inc. released the first generation iPad, a tablet computer.
2013More than 50 people die in floods resulting from record-breaking rainfall in La Plata and Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2016The Panama Papers, a leak of legal documents, reveals information on 214,488 offshore companies.
2017A bomb explodes in the St Petersburg metro system, killing 14 and injuring several more people.
2018YouTube headquarters shooting: A 38-year-old gunwoman opens fire at YouTube Headquarters in San Bruno, California, injuring 3 people before committing suicide.
1989The birth of Joel Romelo, Australian rugby league player
1989The birth of Thisara Perera, Sri Lankan cricketer
1990The birth of Karim Ansarifard, Iranian footballer
1990The birth of Madison Brengle, American tennis player
1990The birth of Sotiris Ninis, Greek footballer
1990The birth of Natasha Negovanlis, Canadian actress and singer
1991The birth of Hayley Kiyoko, American actress and singer
1992The birth of Simone Benedetti, Italian footballer
1992The birth of Yuliya Yefimova, Russian swimmer
1993The birth of Pape Moussa Konaté, Senegalese footballer
1994The birth of Kodi Nikorima, New Zealand rugby league player
1996The birth of Mayo Hibi, Japanese tennis player
1997The birth of Gabriel Jesus, Brazilian footballer
1998The birth of Paris Jackson, American actress, model and singer
1999The birth of Chanel Harris-Tavita, New Zealand-Samoan rugby league player
2013The death of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, German-American author and screenwriter (b. 1927)
2014The death of Régine Deforges, French author, playwright, and director (b. 1935)
2014The death of Fred Kida, American illustrator (b. 1920)
2014The death of Prince Michael of Prussia (b. 1940)
2014The death of Jovan Pavlović, Serbian metropolitan (b. 1936)
2014The death of Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith, American guitarist, fiddler, and composer (b. 1921)
2015The death of Sarah Brady, American activist and author (b. 1942)
2015The death of Bob Burns, American drummer and songwriter (b. 1950)
2015The death of Shmuel Wosner, Austrian-Israeli rabbi and author (b. 1913)
2016The death of Cesare Maldini, Italian footballer and manager (b. 1932)
2016The death of Joe Medicine Crow, American anthropologist, historian, and author (b. 1913)
2016The death of Koji Wada, Japanese singer and songwriter (b. 1974)
2017The death of Kishori Amonkar, Indian classical vocalist (b. 1931)
2021The death of Stan Stephens, Canadian-American politician, 20th Governor of Montana (b. 1929)
2022The death of June Brown, English actress (b. 1927)

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