Christy Brown Rank
About Christy Brown
Christy Brown was an Irish painter and poet who was left able to type with only the toes of his left foot due to having cerebral palsy.
Christy Brown was taught how to read by his mother. Christy learned to love reading and wrote his own autobiography “My Left Foot” which went on to become an international bestseller and was adapted into an Academy Award winning film starring Daniel Day-Lewis.
Christy was married to Mary Carr. According to Christy’s family they believe Mary was a gold digging prostitute who didn’t reciprocate Christy’s love, and her neglect led to his death.
Christy Brown Rank
Christy Brown's Popularity
Christy Brown was a famous Irish author, who was born on June 5, 1932. As a person born on this date, Christy Brown is listed in our database as the 21st most popular celebrity for the day (June 5) and the 24th most popular for the year (1932).
People born on June 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Christy Brown is the 682nd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Christy Brown's birthday, Christy Brown is the 58th most famous Irish.
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