Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson bio

Birth Name: Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Edinburgh

Date Of Birth: November 13, 1850

Date Of Death: December 3, 1894

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Scottish

Robert Louis Stevenson was born on the 13th of November, 1850. He was famous for being a Novelist. Scottish author of the classic adventure novel Treasure Island, and the psychological thriller The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. His other popular and widely translated works include A Child’s Garden of Verses and Kidnapped.

Robert Louis Stevenson was born in Edinburgh. He was a late reader, starting at about age seven or eight, but he wrote incessantly as a child, even to the discouragement of his father. He agreed to study law at Edinburgh University to appease his father, but he continued to pursue a literary career during his young adulthood. His famous book, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, explores the complexities and dualities of human nature.

Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Louis Stevenson was born in 1850s.

Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson 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 Louis Stevenson’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 Louis Stevenson’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Robert Louis Stevenson was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson
NICKNAME: Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Louis Stevenson was 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: Robert Louis Stevenson was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Robert Louis Stevenson had 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.

Robert Louis Stevenson’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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