facts on Richard PeckRichard Peck (Young Adult Author) was born on the 10th of April, 1934. He was born in 1930s, in Silent Generation. His birth sign is Aries and his life path number is 22. Richard’s birth flower is Sweet Pea/Daisy and birthstone is Diamond. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

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NAME: Richard Peck
FULL NAME:Richard Peck
PROFESSION: Young Adult Author

1. Bio

Richard Peck, best known for being a Young Adult Author, was born in Decatur on Tuesday, April 10, 1934. American writer of young adult fiction and 2001 winner of the Newbery Medal. His best-known works include A Year Down Yonder, A Long Way from Chicago, and The Ghost Belonged to Me.

Family: He grew up in Decatur, Illinois. His father ran a service station, while his mother had graduated from Wesleyan University with an economics degree. Richard Peck father’s name is Under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Richard Peck’s family.

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

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Richard Peck is single .

Net Worth: Online estimates of Richard Peck’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. Richard Peck’s zodiac sign is Aries

Richard Peck zodiac sign is a Aries. Dates of Aries are March 21 - April 19. Those born under the Aries zodiac sign have an exciting and enthusiastic energy. They often seek new and challenging adventures that can push their limits. They are brave, direct, fearless, independent and have deep sense of justice. They love competition, in all its forms. Although, they can be aggressive, self-centered, pushy, inconsistent, bad-tempered, and selfish.


3. He is currently 86 years old

The American young adult author has been alive for 31,764 days days or 762,359 hours hours. There were precisely 1,077 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN:April 10, 1934
AGE: 86 years old
BORN ON:Tuesday
GENERATION:Silent Generation

Richard Peck was born on a Tuesday. People born on Tuesdays come with a fiery, fighting spirit. They are brave, impatient, energetic, active, and driven to succeed, sometimes to a fault.

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4. On Richard Peck’s birthday

The world’s population was and there were an estimated babies born throughout the world in 1934, 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:

1407 – Lama Deshin Shekpa visits the Ming Dynasty capital at Nanjing and is awarded the title Great Treasure Prince of Dharma.

1516 – 1st Jewish ghetto established: Venice compels Jews to live in a specific area.

1815 – Mount Tambora in Dutch East Indies experiences cataclysmic eruption, one of the most powerful in history, killing around 71,000 people, causes global volcanic winter.

5. Richard Peck’s stats

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6. The Year of the Dog

Richard Peck was born in the Year of the Dog. People with Chinese zodiac Dog are usually independent, sincere, loyal and decisive according to Chinese zodiac analysis. They are not afraid of difficulties in daily life. Their strengths are being valiant, loyal, responsible, clever, and courageous. But they can also be overly sensitive, conservative, stubborn, emotional. Their lucky numbers are 3, 4, 9 and lucky colors are green, red, purple.

7. Richard Peck’s life path number is 22

8. Silent Generation

Richard Peck was born in the middle of Silent Generation.

9. Richard Peck’s birthstone is Diamond

Diamond is a symbol of everlasting love and once was thought to bring courage. The diamond is the symbol of purity, innocence, eternity and courage.

10. Richard Peck’s birth flower is Sweet Pea/Daisy

Daisy symbolizes purity, true love and innocence.

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