Dan Rather factsDan Rather (News Anchor) was born on the 31st of October, 1931. He was born in 1930s, in Silent Generation. His birth sign is Scorpio and his life path number is 1. Dan’s birth flower is Marigold and birthstone is Opal and Tourmaline. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Dan Rather
REAL NAME: Daniel Irvin Rather, Jr.
NICKNAME: Dan
PROFESSION: News Anchor
GENDER: Male
BIRTHPLACE: Wharton, Texas, USA
ETHNICITY: White
NATIONALITY: American
RELIGION: Unknown
SEXUALITY: Straight

1. Bio

Dan Rather, best known for being a News Anchor, was born in Wharton, Texas, USA on Saturday, October 31, 1931. Correspondent for 60 Minutes II who worked as a CBS news anchor for 24 years. During decades of award-winning news reporting on CBS, he signed off every evening with the word Courage.

Family: He married Jean Goebel in 1957. He has a daughter named Robin and a son named Danjack. Dan Rather father’s name is under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Dan Rather’s family.

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

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

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Dan Rather is single .

Net Worth: Online estimates of Dan Rather’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 and NetWorthStatus does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Dan Rather’s zodiac sign is Scorpio

Dan Rather 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.

ZODIAC:
Scorpio
BORN IN THE YEAR OF THE: Goat
RULING PLANET: Pluto

3. He is currently 90 years old

The American news anchor has been alive for 33,089 days or 794,158 hours. There were precisely 1,122 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN: October 31, 1931
AGE: 90 years old
BORN ON: Saturday
GENERATION: Silent Generation
DECADE: 1930s

Dan Rather 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 Dan Rather’s birthday

The world’s population was and there were an estimated year babies born throughout the world in 1931, Herbert Hoover (Republican) was the president of the United States, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was [Not available]. No song matches found..

On this day in history:

1517 – Martin Luther sends his 95 Theses to Albrecht von Brandenburg, the Archbishop of Mainz, precipitating the Protestant Reformation.

1541 – Michelangelo Buonarroti finishes painting "The Last Judgement" in the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City.

1876 – Great Backerganj Cyclone of 1876 ravages British India (Modern-day Bangladesh), over 200,000 killed.

1917 – World War I: Battle of Beersheba in southern Palestine - "last successful cavalry charge in history" performed by the 4th Australian Light Horse.

1918 – Spanish flu-virus kills 21,000 in US in 1 week.

5. Dan Rather’s height and weight

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HAIR COLOR: Salt and Pepper

6. The Year of the Goat

Dan Rather was born in the Year of the Goat. People with Chinese zodiac Goat are tender, polite, filial, clever, and kind-hearted. They have special sensitivity to art and beauty and a special fondness for quiet living. Their strengths are gentle, softhearted, considerate, attractive, hardworking, and persistent. But they can also be indecisive, timid, vain, pessimistic, moody, and weak-willed. Their lucky numbers are 3, 4, 9, and lucky colors are green, red, purple.

7. Dan Rather’s life path number is 1

Life Path number 1 represents 'The Leader'. Those who walk a Life Path with Number 1 have an inner zeal that pushes them to constantly climb towards goals others think unreachable. Number 1 gives birth to all other numbers. Its energy is that of the Master Creator. The values are individuality, independence, and autonomy. The challenges are to develop a voice of your own and a greater sense of self-confidence.

8. Silent Generation

Dan Rather was born in the middle of Silent Generation.

9. Dan Rather’s birthstone is Opal and Tourmaline

Opal symbolizes faithfulness and confidence. The word comes from the Latin opalus, meaning "precious jewel." Opals also represent hope, creativity and innocence.

10. Dan Rather’s birth flower is Marigold

Marigold symbolizes love, passion and creativity. In addition to their beauty, marigolds also have a long tradition of being used medicinally to heal inflammation and skin problems.


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