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Currently, William Safire is 90 years, 6 months and 20 days old. William Safire will celebrate 91rd birthday on a Thursday 17th of December 2020. Below we countdown to William Safire upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||William Safire|
|Age||91 years old|
|Born||December 17, 1929 (New York City, NY)|
|Town/City||New York City, NY|
William Safire’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.
William Safire was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning writer for The New York Times, he also wrote the popular "On Language" column for the New York Times Magazine. His politically-themed non-fiction works include Safire's Political Dictionary, Before the Fall: An Inside View of the Pre-Watergate White House, and Plunging into Politics.
He worked as a public relations executive from 1955 to 1960, after working as a radio and television producer and an Army correspondent. He became a political columnist for The New York Times in 1973.
He wrote a speech for President Richard Nixon entitled "In Event of Moon Disaster." Nixon never delivered the speech.
He was born in New York City to a Romanian Jewish family and briefly attended Syracuse University. In 1962, he married Helene Belmar Julius.
After Nixon's 1968 victory, Safire became the president's speech writer; he also wrote speeches for Spiro Agnew.