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Robert Harold Schuller

(1926-09-16)September 16, 1926
Died April 2, 2015(2015-04-02) (aged 88)
Burial place Cathedral Memorial Gardens, Garden Grove, California U.S.
Nationality American
Education Hope College, Western Theological Seminary
Occupation Christian minister
Years active 1955–2011
Known for Christian minister, author of "positive thinking" books
Notable work
Tough Times Never Last, but Tough People Do
Television The Hour of Power (1970–2010)
Title Doctor (honorary)
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Arvella De Haan (m. 1950–2014; her death)
Children 5, including Robert A. Schuller

Robert Harold Schuller (September 16, 1926 – April 2, 2015) was an American televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and author. He is best known for the weekly Hour of Power television program which he began in 1970. He was also the founder of the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, California, where the Hour of Power program used to broadcast.

Schuller was born on September 16, 1926 in Alton, Iowa. He was of Dutch ancestry. He married Arvella de Haan in 1950. They had five children together. She died on February 11, 2014.

Schuller died from complications of esophageal cancer in Artesia, California, aged 88.

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