Benedict Kiely age

Benedict Kiely (Journalist ) was born in Ireland on a Friday, August 15, 1919 . Benedict Kiely is 100 years old. He is a Leo and was born in the Year of the Goat .

Irish writer and broadcaster who was a journalist for the Irish Independent newspaper. His many short story collections and novels include The State of Ireland: A Novella and Seven Short Stories (1981) and Dogs Enjoy the Morning (1968).

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FULL NAME: Benedict Kiely
BIRTH DATE: August 15, 1919
AGE: 100 years old


Benedict Kiely is a Journalist. He married Maureen O’Connell in 1944. The couple had four children: Mary, Anne, John, and Emer. He was the youngest of six children and was raised in Dromore, County Tyrone, Ireland. He attended University College Dublin and National University and began his journalistic career with The Weekly Standard.

DID YOU KNOW He wrote ten novels over the course of his career. His last work, “Nothing Happens in Carmincross,” was published in 1985.

FACT He and U2 frontman, Bono, were both born in Ireland.

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Currently, Benedict Kiely is 100 years old. He will celebrate his 101st birthday on a Friday, August 15th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


Benedict Kiely’s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, Leo’s life pursuit is to lead the way and a secret desire to be a star. People of this zodiac sign like theater, taking holidays, being admired, expensive things, bright colors and dislike being ignored, facing difficult reality, not being treated like a king or queen. The strengths of this sign are: creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo are Aquarius, Gemini.

Benedict Kiely was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

Benedict Kiely is a 100 years old Journalist, who was born in August, in the Year of the Goat (1919) and is a Leo.

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