Robert Reed bio

Birth Name: John Robert Rietz Jr.

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: October19, 1932

Date Of Death: May 12, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Robert Reed was born on the 19th of October, 1932. He was famous for being a TV Actor. Best known for the role of Mike Brady, TV dad of The Brady Bunch, he previously starred as Kenneth Preston on the hit drama The Defenders.

Robert Reed was born in Illinois. He was employed as the city’s radio disc jockey after taking a radio and speech class in high school. He played Kenneth Preston on television before getting his iconic role as a father with a bunch of kids.

Robert Reed was a Libra and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Robert Reed was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

John Robert Rietz Jr. 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.


Robert’s John Robert Rietz Jr. attended Central High School in Muskogee, Oklahoma, in 1950 and Northwestern University, Arkansas, Lambuth, Mississippi, Tennessee State.


Robert Reed’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 Reed’s parents.

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

Robert Reed was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME:John Robert Rietz Jr.
NICKNAME:Robert Rietz
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Reed was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Reed was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Robert Reed had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Robert Reed’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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