An American literary critic and biographer, he is best known for his profiles of such renowned authors as James Joyce, William Butler Yeats, and Oscar Wilde . His 1959 biography of James Joyce won the U.S. National Book Award for Nonfiction.
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|FULL NAME:||Richard Ellmann|
|BIRTH DATE:||March 15, 1918|
|AGE:||101 years old|
Richard Ellmann is a Non-Fiction Author. He was born in Highland Park, Michigan, to a Romanian immigrant father and a Russian immigrant mother. With his wife, Mary, he had two daughters and a son. After graduating from Yale University and serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he studied literature at Trinity College, Dublin.
DID YOU KNOW His history of William Butler Yeats became the definitive work on the author.
FACT He won the Pulitzer Prize for his biography of the renowned novelist and playwright, Oscar Wilde .
Currently, Richard Ellmann is 101 years old. He will celebrate his 102nd birthday on a Friday, March 15th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Richard Ellmann’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pieces’ life pursuit is to avoid feeling alone and instead feel connected to others and the world at large and a secret desire to live their dreams and turn fantasies into realities. People of this zodiac sign like to be alone, sleeping, music, romance, swimming, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are: compassionate, artistic, intuitive, gentle, wise, musical, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting, sad, desire to escape reality, can be a victim or a martyr. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces are Virgo, Taurus.
Richard Ellmann was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank with others. This year is the year of the Pig.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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