As per our current Database, James Herriot is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, James Herriot is 104 years, 9 months and 24 days old. James Herriot will celebrate 105rd birthday on a Sunday 3rd of October 2021. Below we countdown to James Herriot upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||James Herriot|
|Age||104 years old|
|Born||October 3, 1916 (England)|
James Herriot’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
James Herriot was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.
English veterinarian and author whose popular works All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful inspired the popular television series All Creatures Great and Small.
He graduated from Glasgow Veterinary College in 1939. Soon thereafter, he set up a veterinary surgery practice in the countryside of Yorkshire, England.
He served in the Royal Air Force during World War II.
His real name was James Alfred Wight; he adopted James Herriot as his pen name. Wight (or Herriot) married Joan Catherine Anderson Danbury in 1941. The couple became parents to a son named James and a daughter named Rosemary.
He and astronaut Richard Linnehan both had high-profile careers in veterinary medicine.