Bob Crosby bio

Birth Name: George Robert Crosby

Occupation: Rock Singer

Place Of Birth: Washington

Date Of Birth: August23, 1913

Date Of Death: March 9, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Bob Crosby was born on the 23rd of August, 1913. He was popular for being a Rock Singer. Dixieland icon best known as the bandleader of The Bob-Cats. He hosted his own variety show, “The Bob Crosby”Show, from 1953-1957.

Bob Crosby was born in Washington. He began his career with Delta Rhythm Boys, a group he joined in the 30’s. He has the rare distinction of having two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, one for recording and one for television.

Bob Crosby was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Bob Crosby was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

George Robert Crosby is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Bob’s George Robert Crosby attended Gonzaga University.


Bob Crosby’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bob Crosby’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bob Crosby kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Bob Crosby was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:George Robert Crosby
NICKNAME:Bob Crosby and His Orchestra, George Robert Crosby, Bob Crosby
BIRTH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Bob Crosby was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bob Crosby was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Bob Crosby had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Bob Crosby’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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