Author who won the Newbery Medal for his classic children’s book, Call It Courage. His other works include All Sail Set and Wagons Westward.
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|FULL NAME:||Armstrong Sperry|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 7, 1897|
|AGE:||122 years old|
Armstrong Sperry is a Children’s Author. He was born in New Haven, Connecticut as the youngest son of a businessman. He later married Margaret Mitchell Robertson and settled on a farm in Vermont. He spent his early life traveling around the South Pacific. Later, he settled in New York, where he worked for an advertising agency.
DID YOU KNOW His adventures in exotic lands informed such works as One Day with Manu (about the inhabitants of Bora-Bora) and the award-winning All Sail Set.
FACT Eleanor Estes, the author of Ginger Pye, was another winner of the Newbery Medal for children’s literature.
Currently, Armstrong Sperry is 122 years old. He will celebrate his 123rd birthday on a Sunday, November 7th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Armstrong Sperry’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Armstrong Sperry was born in the Year of the Rooster. Rooster people are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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