Fintan O'Toole

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Birthday
16, 1958
Birthplace
Dublin, Ireland
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
16, 1958 (age 62)
Birthplace
Dublin, Ireland

About

Award-winning journalist who has worked as a literary editor, drama critic and columnist for The Irish Times since 1988. He has been a contributor to The New York Review of Books and was once the drama critic for the New York Daily News.

Before Fame

He studied English and philosophy at University College Dublin.

Trivia

He has authored dozens of books including 2019's The Politics of Pain: Postwar England and the Rise of Nationalism.

Family Life

He was raised in a working-class family.

Associated With

Jack Holland and Maeve Brennan are two other prominent journalists who grew up in Ireland.