As per our current Database, Bob Appleyard is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Bob Appleyard is 97 years, 6 months and 29 days old. Bob Appleyard will celebrate 98rd birthday on a Monday 27th of June 2022. Below we countdown to Bob Appleyard upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Bob Appleyard|
|Age||96 years old|
|Born||June 27, 1924 (England)|
Bob Appleyard’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Bob Appleyard was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
Considered one of the best English bowlers of the 1950's, he led Yorkshire to two county championship games.
He spent eleven months in a hospital after being diagnosed with advanced tuberculosis and strengthened his fingers by gripping a cricket ball.
He became the last surviving bowler to have taken 200 wickets or more in an English cricket season.
He lost a son to leukemia.
He and Michael Vaughan both played county cricket for Yorkshire.