Gerry Kelly

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Birthday
5, 1953
Birthplace
Northern Ireland
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
5, 1953 (age 65)
Birthplace
Northern Ireland

About

Once affiliated with the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), this politician served as a Belfast North representative in the Northern Ireland Assembly and as a Junior Minister in the Office of the First Minister.

Before Fame

In his late teens, he was imprisoned for his role in a series of March, 1973 IRA car bombs in London, England.

Trivia

He was a key player in the 1998 Northern Irish peace proceedings known as the Good Friday Agreement.

Family Life

He and his ten siblings grew up in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Associated With

In the months leading up to the Good Friday Agreement, he had discussions with United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair and United States President Bill Clinton, among other world leaders.