James Thurber

About James Thurber

Birth Day: December 8, 1894
Birth Place: Columbus, OH

James Thurber

James Thurber net worth and salary: James Thurber is a Cartoonist who has a net worth of $500 thousand. James Thurber was born in Columbus, in December 8, 1894. Cartoonist and author of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. He won a special Tony Award for the adapted script of Carnival.
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Popular As James Thurber
Occupation Cartoonist
Age years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 8, 1894 (Columbus, OH)
Birthday December 8
Town/City Columbus, OH
Nationality OH

🌙 Zodiac

James Thurber’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

James Thurber was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.


Cartoonist and author of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. He won a special Tony Award for the adapted script of Carnival.

Before Fame

He worked as a code clerk during WWI at the Department of State, and the Embassy of the United States, Paris, France.


He could not graduate from Ohio State in 1918 because his eyesight kept him from taking a mandatory ROTC test, but he was later awarded the degree in 1955.

Family Life

Had a daughter with his first wife Althea, and he married Helen Wismer in 1935.

Associated With

His work was admired by infamous Los Angeles poet Charles Bukowski.

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