Cornelius Ryan

Cornelius Ryan, (5 June 1920 – 23 November 1974) was an Irish journalist and author mainly known for his writings on popular military history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Day: June 6, 1944 D-Day (1959), The Last Battle (1966), and A Bridge Too Far (1974). Ryan was born in Dublin and educated at Synge Street CBS, Portobello. He was an altar boy at St. Kevin's Church, Harrington S... Read more at Wikipedia

Date of Birth: 05-Jun-1920

Place of Birth: Dublin, Republic of Ireland, Ireland

Date of Death: 23-Nov-1974

Profession: Writer, Journalist, Novelist

Nationality: United States of America

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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