Bob Monkhouse

Bob Monkhouse bio

Birth Name: Robert Alan Monkhouse

Occupation: Cartoonist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: June 1, 1928

Date Of Death: December 29, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Bob Monkhouse was born on the 1st of June, 1928. He was popular for being a Cartoonist. Popular British TV personality. In 1995, the British Comedy Awards presented him with the Lifetime Achievement for Comedy for his contributions to cartooning.

Bob Monkhouse was born in England. He served in the Royal Air Force Regiment in 1948 and was able to secure a contract with the BBC because of a letter that he had a commander unwittingly sign saying he was a war hero and deserved an audition. Eight years later, the Television and Radio Industries Club presented him with the Special Award for Outstanding Contribution to Broadcasting.

Bob Monkhouse was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Bob Monkhouse was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Robert Alan Monkhouse is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Bob’s Robert Alan Monkhouse attended Goring Hall School in Worthing and Dulwich College.


Bob Monkhouse’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 Monkhouse’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Bob Monkhouse was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Alan Monkhouse
NICKNAME: Bob Monkhouse OBE
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Bob Monkhouse was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Bob Monkhouse was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Bob Monkhouse 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 Monkhouse’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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