An American pediatrician, he wrote the bestselling book, Baby and Child Care (1946), which helped raise a generation of Baby Boomers. His later works include Dr. Spock Talks With Mothers (1961) and A Teenager’s Guide to Life and Love (1970).
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|FULL NAME:||Benjamin Spock|
|BIRTH DATE:||May 2, 1903|
|AGE:||117 years old|
Benjamin Spock is a Novelist. He was the oldest of six children born to a Connecticut family of Dutch descent. He married Jane Cheney during medical school; together, the couple had two sons, Michael and John. He studied history and literature at Yale and was part of the Olympic rowing team, winning the gold medal in the 1924 games in Paris. He later graduated from Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons.
DID YOU KNOW His writings encouraged parents to treat their children as individuals.
FACT He ran against President Richard Nixon in 1972 as a member of the People’s Party.
Currently, Benjamin Spock is 117 years old. He will celebrate his 118th birthday on a Saturday, May 2nd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Benjamin Spock’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus’ life pursuit is emotional and financial security and a secret desire to have a secure, happy and wealthy life/marriage. People of this zodiac sign like gardening, cooking, music, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity of any kind. The strengths of this sign are: reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive, uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.
Benjamin Spock was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they’re sincere and avoid conflict. Though they’re sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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