Robert Watson-Watt bio

Birth Name: Robert Watson-Watt

Occupation: Engineer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 13, 1892

Date Of Death: December 5, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Robert Watson-Watt was born on the 13th of April, 1892. He was best known for being a Engineer. British engineer who, as the leader of the Bawdsey Research Station during World War II, developed Radar, which helped the Royal Air Force win the Battle of Britain.

Robert Watson-Watt was born in England. At age 15, he was hired by the London Meteorological Office to track storm patterns in an attempt to make flying safer. In 1935, he showed the capabilities of his invention by tracking a British bomber eight miles away.

Robert Watson-Watt was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Watson-Watt was born in 1890s.

Robert Watson-Watt 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 Watson-Watt’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 Watson-Watt’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Robert Watson-Watt was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Watson-Watt
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Watson-Watt 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 Watson-Watt was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Robert Watson-Watt 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 Watson-Watt’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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