Ben Okri

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Birth Name: Ben Okri

Occupation: Poet

Born In: Nigeria

Birthdate: March 15, 1959

Age: 62 years old (as of 2022)

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Nigerian

Sexuality: N/A

Ben Okri was born on the 15th of March, 1959. He is popular for being a Poet. His post-modern works have been compared to those of Salman Rushdie. Ben Okri’s age is 62. Booker Prize for Fiction award winning poet and novelist who acted as the poetry editor of West Africa magazine. He was also a regular contributor to BBC World Service from 1983-1985.

The 62-year-old poet was born in Nigeria. He studied comparative literature at Essex University. In 2014, he was made an Honorary Fellow of Mansfield College, Oxford.

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Ben Okri was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Ben Okri is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.

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It's hard to know Ben Okri birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Sunday. People born on a Sunday can often rely on sympathy from others and generally have luck on their side.

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The 62-year-old Nigerian was born in the Baby Boomers Generation and the Year of the Pig


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Ben Okri’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ben Okri’s parents.

Personal Life

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AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation

Net Worth

The 62-year-old Nigerian poet has done well thus far. Majority of Ben’s money comes from being a poet. CelebsMoney has recently updated Ben Okri’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Ben Okri is a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Ben Okri was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Ben Okri has a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

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Ben Okri’s birth sign is Pisces and he has a ruling planet of Neptune.

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