Walter Scott

About Walter Scott

Birth Day: August 15, 1771
Birth Place: Scotland
Died On: Sep 21, 1832 (age 61)
Birth Sign: Leo

Walter Scott Net Worth

Walter Scott was bornon August 15, 1771 in Scotland. Scottish romantic author and poet whose popular literary works include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, and The Lady of the Lake. He was also active in the Scottish Tory party and served as President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
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💰 Net worth: $4.2 Billion (Updated at 23 June 2018)

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About

Scottish romantic author and poet whose popular literary works include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, and The Lady of the Lake. He was also active in the Scottish Tory party and served as President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Before Fame

He began attending the University of Edinburgh at the age of twelve. After studying law in the early 1790s, he published one of his first works of poetry, The Lay of the Last Minstrel, in 1805.

Trivia

He suffered from a limp as the result of a childhood polio infection.

Family Life

He wed Charlotte Genevieve Charpentier in 1797. The couple became parents to five children.

Associated With

He attended a literary salon at the age of fifteen and met the renowned poet, Robert Burns.