Johann David Wyss age

Johann David Wyss (Novelist ) was born in Switzerland on a Tuesday, May 28, 1743 . Johann David Wyss is 277 years old. He is a Gemini and was born in the Year of the Pig .

Swiss author best remembered for his early nineteenth-century novel The Swiss Family Robinson. The book, one of the most popular in history, was published in 1812.

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FULL NAME: Johann David Wyss
BIRTH DATE: May 28, 1743
BIRTHPLACE: Switzerland
AGE: 277 years old
ZODIAC: Gemini


Johann David Wyss is a Novelist. His son, Johann Rudolf Wyss, edited The Swiss Family Robinson, and his other son, Johann Emmanuel Wyss, illustrated the work. His famous novel, originally published as Der Schweizerische Robinson, was translated into English in 1814.

DID YOU KNOW The Swiss Family Robinson was inspired by and compared to author Daniel Defoe’s classic novel Robinson Crusoe.

FACT Adventure novelist Jules Verne loved The Swiss Family Robinson and, after Wyss’ death, wrote a sequel to the book entitled The Castaways of the Flag.

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Currently, Johann David Wyss is 277 years old. He will celebrate his 278th birthday on a Tuesday, May 28th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


Johann David Wyss’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini’s life pursuit is to explore a little bit of everything and a secret desire to be ahead of the crowd. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chats with nearly anyone, short trips and dislike being alone, being confined, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly and exchange ideas, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Johann David Wyss was born in the Year of the Pig. People with 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. This year is the year of the .

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

Johann David Wyss is a 277 years old Novelist, who was born in May, in the Year of the Pig (1743) and is a Gemini.

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