Philip O'Connor

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Birthday
8, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 29, 1998 (81)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
8, 1916
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 29, 1998 (81)

About

British surrealist poet and author who became known for Memoirs of a Public Baby, Vagrancy, and other works. Also a BBC radio host, he specialized in interviewing social misfits.

Before Fame

He never knew his father. Sadly, his mother abandoned him on more than one occasion during his childhood.

Trivia

He was confined to a mental institution for six months and was diagnosed with schizophrenia.

Family Life

He was married six times and had eight children.

Associated With

He moved in the same London literary and drinking circles as author Dylan Thomas.

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