facts on Charles KaoCharles Kao (Engineer) was born on the 4th of November, 1933. He was born in 1930s, in Silent Generation. His birth sign is Scorpio and his life path number is 22. Charles’s birth flower is Chrysanthemum and birthstone is Topaz and Citrine. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Charles Kao
FULL NAME:Charles Kao
NATIONALITY: American-Chinese

1. Bio

Charles Kao, best known for being a Engineer, was born in China on Saturday, November 4, 1933. Electrical engineer and physicist who pioneered the development and use of fiber optics in telecommunications. He is sometimes referred to as the “Godfather of Broadband” and he was awarded the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physics for his achievements in fiber optics.

Family: Pottery is a hobby of his. Charles Kao father’s name is Under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Charles Kao’s family.

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BROTHER(S):Not available
SISTER(S):Not available

Education: Education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

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Net Worth: Online estimates of Charles Kao’s net worth vary. It’s easy to predict his income, but it’s much harder to know how much he has spent over the years. CelebsMoney does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Charles Kao’s zodiac sign is Scorpio

Charles Kao zodiac sign is a Scorpio. Dates of Scorpio are October 23 - November 21. Unfortunately, those born under the Scorpio zodiac sign are often misunderstood. They are quite bold, with intense personalities and feelings that hide underneath their cool exterior. They are capable people that can complete great and massive projects with control and confidence. They are passionate, driven, perceptive, emotional, sacrificing, determined. Although, they can be vindictive, paranoid, destructive, possessive, jealous, and clingy.


3. He is currently 87 years old

The American-Chinese engineer has been alive for 31,921 days days or 766,104 hours hours. There were precisely 1,082 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN:November 4, 1933
AGE: 87 years old
BORN ON:Saturday
GENERATION:Silent Generation

Charles Kao was born on a Saturday. Saturday's children come courtesy of Saturn, the god of wealth, freedom, and agriculture. People born on Saturdays are modest, studious, wise, practical, and strict. Fun!

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4. On Charles Kao’s birthday

The world’s population was and there were an estimated babies born throughout the world in 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic) was the US President, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was [Not available]. No song matches found..

On this day in history:

1576 – Eighty Years' War: In Flanders, Spanish defeat Walloon and capture Antwerp.

1841 – First wagon train arrives in California.

1862 – Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun in Indianapolis.

5. Charles Kao’s stats

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6. The Year of the Rooster

Charles Kao was born in the Year of the Rooster. People with Chinese zodiac Rooster according to Chinese zodiac have many excellent characteristics, such as being honest, bright, communicative and ambitious. Most of them are born pretty or handsome, and prefer to dress up. Their strengths are being independent, capable, warm-hearted, self-respect, and quick minded. But they can also be impatient, critical, eccentric, narrow-minded, and selfish. Their lucky numbers are 5, 7, 8 and lucky colors are gold, brown, brownish yellow, yellow.

7. Charles Kao’s life path number is 22

8. Silent Generation

Charles Kao was born in the middle of Silent Generation.

9. Charles Kao’s birthstone is Topaz and Citrine

Topaz symbolizes love and affection. It is believed to give the wearer increased strength and intellect.

10. Charles Kao’s birth flower is Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemums, a symbol of the sun, have held many noble positions in ancient cultures. The Japanese consider the orderly unfolding of their petals to represent perfection, and Confucius suggested they be used as an object of meditation.

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