Sean Kelly


Birthday May 24, 1956

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland

Age 67 years old

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A retired Irish road cyclist who was one of the most successful cyclist of the 1980's.

Before Fame

He dropped out of school at age 13 to help on the family farm after his father fell ill.


He was named "John" after his father but was referred to as "Sean" to avoid confusion in the house.

Family Life

He married Linda Grant in 1982.

Associated With

He and Bradley Wiggins have both won the Paris-Nice race.