Robert E. Howard

Robert E. Howard bio

Birth Name: Robert Ervin Howard

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Texas

Date Of Birth: January 22, 1906

Date Of Death: June 11, 1936

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Robert E. Howard was born on the 22nd of January, 1906. He was known for being a Novelist. American author known for pioneering the “sword and sorcery” subgenre and for creating the character Conan the Barbarian.

Robert E. Howard was born in Texas. He was an amateur boxer and a bodybuilder in his teenage years. He also wrote in other genres, including horror and westerns.

Robert E. Howard was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Ervin Howard 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".


Robert’s Robert Ervin Howard attended Howard Payne University.


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

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Personal Life

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

Robert E. Howard was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Ervin Howard
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Robert E. Howard was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert E. Howard was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Robert E. Howard had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Robert E. Howard’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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