Robert Bloch bio

Birth Name: Robert Albert Bloch

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: April5, 1917

Date Of Death: September 23, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Robert Bloch was born on the 5th of April, 1917. He was popular for being a Novelist. An American author of horror and suspense fiction, he is best known for his novel, Psycho, which inspired the famous Hitchcock film. He won both the Bram Stoker Award and the World Fantasy Award.

Robert Bloch was born in Chicago. He wrote his first story at age seventeen and, encouraged by his mentor, H.P. Lovecraft, published numerous stories in pulp magazines. Over the course of his prolific writing career, he published over thirty novels, hundreds of short stories, and a number of television scripts.

Robert Bloch was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Albert Bloch 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".


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Robert Bloch was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME:Robert Albert Bloch
NICKNAME:Tarleton Fiske, Will Folke, Nathan Hindin, E. K. Jarvis, Floyd Scriltch, Wilson Kane, John Sheldon, Collier Young
BIRTH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Bloch was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Bloch was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Robert Bloch had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Robert Bloch’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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