Age Of Bob Ross biography

Birth Name: Robert Norman Ross

Occupation: Painter

Born In: Daytona Beach, FL

Birthdate:October 29, 1942

Age: 77 years old (as of 2020)

Ethnicity: White


Sexuality: Straight

Bob Ross was born on the 29th of October, 1942. He is popular for being a Painter. His warm, soft-spoken instructional style bears comparison to that of fellow television personality Mr. Rogers. Bob Ross’s age is 77. Iconic American painter and former television host of Public Television’s The Joy of Painting. His famous perm came about when he needed to save money and he was looking for a way around haircuts.

The 77-year-old painter was born in Daytona Beach, FL. He served in the U.S. Air Force. During this period, he first experienced the Alaskan landscape when he was stationed on Elmendorf Air Force Base. Alaska would become a recurring theme in his artistic work. He was inspired to paint after seeing The Magic World of Oil Painting, the show hosted by his future mentor, Bill Alexander. He used his television fame to launch a successful brand of art supplies and instructional books.

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Bob Ross was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Robert Norman Ross 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.

It's hard to know Bob Ross birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Thursday. People born on a Thursday are naturally well-meaning and open. Luck is on their side.


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Bob Ross’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 Ross’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bob Ross keeps His personal life private. Once more details are available on who he is dating, we will update this section.

The 77-year-old American was born in the Silent Generation and the Year of the Horse

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Robert Norman Ross
NICKNAME:Robert Norman Ross, Bob Ross, Bust ’em up Bobby
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday

Net Worth

The 77-year-old American painter has done well thus far. Majority of Bob’s money comes from being a painter. CelebsMoney has recently updated Bob Ross’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Bob Ross is a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bob Ross was born in the Year of the Rat. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Bob Ross has a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Bob Ross’s birth sign is Scorpio and he has a ruling planet of Pluto.


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