Category:Seamus Heaney

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Seamus Heaney 
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Irish poet, playwright, translator, lecturer
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Date of birth 13 April 1939
Castledawson
Date of death 30 August 2013
Dublin (Ireland)
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • St Columb's College
  • Queen's University Belfast
  • Bates College
Occupation
  • playwright
  • translator
  • linguist
  • poet
  • writer
  • university teacher
  • actor
  • author
  • prose
Employer
Member of
  • Aosdána
  • Royal Irish Academy
  • Royal Society of Literature
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Native language
  • English
Father
  • Patrick Heaney
Mother
  • Margaret Kathleen McCann
Spouse
  • Marie Devlin
Notable work
  • Death of a Naturalist
  • District and Circle
  • Human Chain
Award received
  • Nobel Prize in Literature (1995, 7,200,000 Swedish krona)
  • Cholmondeley Award
  • Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize
  • Eric Gregory Award
  • Irish PEN Award
  • T. S. Eliot Prize
  • Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
  • E. M. Forster Award (1975)
  • Common Wealth Award of Distinguished Service (1997)
  • St. Louis Literary Award (1998)
  • James Joyce Award
  • Sikkens Prize (1991)
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