Willy Russell

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Birth Name: Willy Russell

Occupation: Playwright

Born In: Liverpool

Birthdate: August 23, 1947

Age: 76 years old (as of 2023)

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Sexuality: N/A

Willy Russell was born on the 23rd of August, 1947. He is best known for being a Playwright. His first novel, The Wrong Boy, tells the story of a 19-year-old boy who writes letters to his hero, Morrissey. Willy Russell’s age is 76. English playwright who wrote works like Educating Rita, Blood Brothers, and Our Day Out. He was the winner of multiple Laurence Olivier Awards.

The 76-year-old playwright was born in Liverpool. He was a women’s hairdresser who ran his own salon. He received BAFTA and Oscar nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay for both Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine.

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Willy Russell was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Willy Russell 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 Willy Russell birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Saturday. People born on a Saturday enjoy an optimistic and positive disposition. Sometimes it takes them a while to get going, but once they're off, nothing can hold them back.

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The 76-year-old British was born in the Baby Boomers Generation and the Year of the Pig


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

Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Willy Russell
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday

Net Worth

The 76-year-old British playwright has done well thus far. Majority of Willy’s money comes from being a playwright. CelebsMoney has recently updated Willy Russell’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Willy Russell is a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Willy Russell was born in the Year of the Rabbit. 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: Willy Russell has a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

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Willy Russell’s birth sign is Virgo and he has a ruling planet of Mercury.

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