Walter B. Gibson bio

Birth Name: Walter B. Gibson

Occupation: Magician

Place Of Birth: Philadelphia

Date Of Birth: September 12, 1897

Date Of Death: December 6, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Walter B. Gibson was born on the 12th of September, 1897. He was known for being a Magician. An American writer and career magician, he wrote close to three hundred pulp fiction stories featuring a popular character known as “The Shadow.” Under the pseudonym of Andy Adams, he also wrote several “Biff Brewster” young adult novels.

Walter B. Gibson was born in Philadelphia. When he was seven, he created a puzzle that was published in the prestigious American Heritage magazine. After graduating from Colgate University in 1920, he began writing crossword puzzles for several newspapers. He published works on the subjects of paranormal phenomena, true crime, and magic.

Walter B. Gibson was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Walter B. Gibson was born in 1890s.

Walter B. Gibson 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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Walter B. Gibson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Walter B. Gibson’s parents.

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Walter B. Gibson was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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Zodiac Sign: Walter B. Gibson was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Walter B. Gibson was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Walter B. Gibson 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.

Walter B. Gibson’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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