Rex Stout bio

Birth Name: Rex Stout

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Indiana

Date Of Birth: December 1, 1886

Date Of Death: October 27, 1975

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Rex Stout was born on the 1st of December, 1886. He was best known for being a Novelist. An American mystery author, he is best known for his more than forty works featuring Detective Nero Wolfe and his assistant, Archie Goodwin. His other works include the Tecumseh Fox mysteries and numerous short stories.

Rex Stout was born in Indiana. He spent a few years working in the Navy and was, for a time, responsible for the upkeep of the President’s private yacht. In the 1910s, he began publishing his stories in pulp magazines. He served as President of the Mystery Writers of America association.

Rex Stout was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Rex Stout was born in 1880s.

Rex Stout 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".


Rex’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Rex Stout was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Rex Stout
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Rex Stout was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Rex Stout was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Rex Stout had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Rex Stout’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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