Robert Walter Weir

Robert Walter Weir bio

Birth Name: Robert Walter Weir

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: June 18, 1803

Date Of Death: May 1, 1889

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Robert Walter Weir was born on the 18th of June, 1803. He was popular for being a Painter. Remembered for his association with the Hudson River School, this nineteenth-century American artist painted Landing of Hendrik Hudson, The Embarkation of the Pilgrims, and other historically-themed artworks.

Robert Walter Weir was born in New York. In his early adulthood years, he took art classes in New York City, Florence, and Rome. He later taught art at the United States Military Academy (in West Point, New York). His most famous work, The Embarkation of the Pilgrims, was mounted in the rotunda of the United States Capitol building.

Robert Walter Weir was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Walter Weir was born in 1800s.

Robert Walter Weir 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 Walter Weir’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 Walter Weir’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Robert Walter Weir was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Walter Weir
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Walter Weir was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Walter Weir was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Robert Walter Weir had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Robert Walter Weir’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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