Its a natural phenomena for a person to gain fame & respect for being the child of a famous personality. it is very likely that he gets overshadowed by the fame and achievements of his parent. Robert Hawking is such an example. All of us know about the famous talented physicist, cosmologist, author, professor Stephan Hawking but we know very little about his children. Stephan Hawking has three children. Robert Hawking is the eldest children who lives in the United States of America with his family. 49-year-old Robert works as a software engineer in Microsoft. Since both of his parent Robert & Jane are from Britain, he is also of British decent. This article is about Robert Hawking Biography, education, net worth, job, life history, & much more.
Robert Hawking Early Life History/Biography
The first portion of article is related to Robert Hawking early life history/biography. Robert Hawking was born as the eldest child in May, 1967. He has got two young siblings, a brother & a sister. His sister was born on 1970 & brother Timothy was born on April, 1979. a world-famous physicist and author with books like “A Brief History of Time” and “The Universe in a Nutshell”. His mother is also known for her writings. Especially, her memoir “Traveling to infinity: My life with Stephan”.
Also Read: Eric Hartter Life History
During his childhood days, he witnessed his father’s deteriorating health due to Lou Gehrig’s disease, a form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Stephan said that he was the only child among the three who showed interest in science. He thought that he would become a scientist like his father as a kid. In his earliest days, he had to support his father. His mother also said in an interview that he had to take care of his father. Instead of study physics, Robert Hawking studied software engineering.
Although Robert Hawking had interest in physics, he did not follow the footpaths of his father. He studied software engineering in college & is currently working as software engineer. He is a prominent employee of one of the biggest software company, Microsoft. He spent few years of his life in Canada. Now he lives in Seattle, Washington in the United States of America with his wife, a son, and a daughter.
Robert Hawking Married Life
Robert is totally a household man with a spouse and two kids. He has a son and a daughter. Robert is alleged to be very content material and happy together with his life and could be very grateful for every thing he has. He likes to spend his time together with his kids.
Robert Hawking Rise To Fame
Born as eldest son of world famous award winning English theoretical physicist, cosmologist and author Stephen Hawking, it was quite expected that Robert would follow his father’s footsteps into science. Initially Robert had interest in physics & had desired to follow the footsteps of his father to become a scientist, but later on he chose software engineering and graduated from the prestigious ‘University of Oxford’. His skilled endeavours noticed him working within the area of knowledge and know-how for years. He lived in Canada for just a few years and presently serves the well-known American multinational know-how firm, Microsoft Company as a software program engineer.
Robert shares a strong bond with his family especially with his father who is currently serving as Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge.
Robert Hawking Net Worth
Robert Hawking is working as software engineer at Microsoft. The estimated net worth of Robert Hawking is $5 million.