|Birth Day||July 21, 1928|
|Age||92 YEARS OLD|
Irish novelist and playwright most well known for his 1956 novel The Field.
He worked as an assistant to the chemist A.H. Jones before turning his attention to writing.
He was one of the founding members of the Society of Irish Playwrights.
He married Mary O'Connor, with whom he had four children.
Brendan Behan was another noted Irish playwright.