As per our current Database, Jin Yong is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Jin Yong is 99 years, 10 months and 1 days old. Jin Yong will celebrate 100rd birthday on a Tuesday 6th of February 2024. Below we countdown to Jin Yong upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Jin Yong|
|Age||99 years old|
|Born||February 6, 1924 (Haining City, China)|
|Town/City||Haining City, China|
Jin Yong’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Jin Yong 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.
A Chinese Novelist and Journalist, he co-founded and edited Ming Pao, a Hong Kong daily newspaper. His popular novels include The Book and the Sword, The Deer and the Cauldron, and Laughing in the Wind.
He worked as a Journalist for Ta Kung Pao, a Shanghai newspaper agency.
He was born Louis Cha Leung-yung; he adopted Jin Yong as his pen name.
He was married three times, and he had two sons and two daughters.
He and James Wong are both Chinese-born Writers.