Painter and Saturday Evening Post illustrator known for his images of American family life. His most famous, politically themed works included “Rosie the Riveter” and “The Problem We All Live With.”
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|FULL NAME:||Norman Rockwell|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 3, 1894|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City, NY|
|AGE:||126 years old|
Norman Rockwell is a Painter. He married Irene O’Connor in 1916. She served as his inspiration for “Mother Tucking Children into Bed,” which appeared on The Literary Digest cover from January 19, 1921. The couple divorced 14 years later. He married schoolteacher Mary Barstow, with whom he fathered three children: Jarvis Waring, Thomas Rhodes, and Peter Barstow. He was asked at age 18 to illustrate Carl H. Claudy’s work, “Tell Me Why: Stories about Mother Nature.” Early in his career, he also began creating cover art for Boys’ Life, the Boy Scout publication. His first Boys’ Life cover, “Scouts at Ship’s Wheel,” was published on the September 1913 edition.
DID YOU KNOW His “Four Freedoms” series was inspired by President Franklin D. Roosevelt ‘s four principles for universal rights: Freedom from Want, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, and Freedom from Fear. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977.
FACT He and Moby Dick author Herman Melville were both born in New York.
Currently, Norman Rockwell is 126 years old. She will celebrate her 127th birthday on a Saturday, February 3rd. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Norman Rockwell’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, Aquarius’ life pursuit is to understand life’s mysteries and a secret desire to be unique and original. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, have intellectual conversations, are a good listener and dislike limitations, broken promises, being lonely, dull or boring situations, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are: progressive, original, independent, humanitarian, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental, uncompromising, aloof. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius are Leo and Sagittarius.
Norman Rockwell was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank 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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