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Carl Sagan

Scientist.

Born on November 9, 1934.
Died at the age of 62 on December 20, 1996.
Cause of Death: Pneumonia / cancer.

Carl Sagan
He has been dead for over 24 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 87 years of age.

Who else died in 1996?
Famous people who died from cancer.

Which generation did Carl Sagan belong to?

Carl Sagan was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Carl Sagan was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1934.

That is a 11 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

Which star sign was Carl Sagan?

Carl Sagan had the star sign Scorpio.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 1.

How tall was he?

Carl Sagan was around 5 ft 11 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 180 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that he was slightly taller than the average American male. However, he was not tall by conventional standards.

In other words, he didn't stand out as being particularly tall.

If Carl Sagan was still alive, how old would he be now?

If he was still alive today, he would be 87 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Friday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Friday.

How long ago did Carl Sagan die?

He died in December, 1996, which was over 24 years ago. Two decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school and started a family by now.
  • Since Carl Sagan's death in 1996, roughly six FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around seven US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had four new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had five new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • Because he died in 1996, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Eminem, Beyonce, J. K. Rowling and Britney Spears.
  • When he died, Harry Potter wasn't even a thing.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film Titanic.

Other people who were born around November 9, 1934.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as Carl Sagan.

Charles Manson

Criminal and cult leader. Deceased
Born on November 12th, 1934
Star Sign: Scorpio

Judi Dench

Actress.
Born on December 9th, 1934
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Other people who died around December 20, 1996.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Carl Sagan.

Agnieszka Kotlarska

Polish fashion model. Deceased
Died on August 27th, 1996
Died at the age of 24
Star Sign: Leo

Tupac Shakur

Rap artist. Deceased
Died on September 13th, 1996
Died at the age of 25
Star Sign: Gemini

Yaki Kadafi

Rapper. Deceased
Died on November 10th, 1996
Died at the age of 19
Star Sign: Libra

Tiny Tim

Singer. Deceased
Died on November 30th, 1996
Died at the age of 64
Star Sign: Aries

JonBenét Ramsey

American child beauty queen. Deceased
Died on December 25th, 1996
Died at the age of 6
Star Sign: Leo

The Notorious B.I.G

Rapper. Deceased
Died on March 9th, 1997
Died at the age of 24
Star Sign: Gemini

People who are the same height as Carl Sagan.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Edward Snowden

American whistleblower.
Born on June 21st, 1983
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Marcus Rashford

Soccer player.
Born on October 31st, 1997
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Ivanka Trump

American businesswoman.
Born on October 30th, 1981
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Stephen Colbert

American comedian / TV host.
Born on May 13th, 1964
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Jamie Dornan

Actor.
Born on May 1st, 1982
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Andrés Escobar

Colombian soccer player. Deceased
Born on March 13th, 1967
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

Sir Walter Raleigh

Explorer. Deceased
Born on January 22nd, 1552
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

Ronaldo

Brazilian soccer player.
Born on September 18th, 1976
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Rowan Atkinson

Actor.
Born on January 6th, 1955
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

Tiger Woods

Golfer.
Born on December 30th, 1975
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Jeffrey Dahmer

Serial killer. Deceased
Born on May 21st, 1960
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Chuck D

Rapper.
Born on August 1st, 1960
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Callum Hudson-Odoi

Soccer player.
Born on November 7th, 2000
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Gianni Versace

Italian fashion designer. Deceased
Born on December 2nd, 1946
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Bryce Hall

Social media personality.
Born on August 14th, 1999
Height: 1.76m / 5 ft 9 inches

Kevin Bacon

Actor.
Born on July 8th, 1958
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Tom Daley

English diver.
Born on May 21st, 1994
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

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