Patrick Kavanagh

Patrick Kavanagh

Born: October 21, 1904

Died: November 30, 1967

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Patrick Kavanagh was an Irish poet and novelist. Regarded as one of the foremost poets of the 20th century, his best known works include the novel Tarry Flynn and the poems Raglan Road and The Great Hunger. He is known for accounts of Irish life through reference to the everyday and commonplace.

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