As per our current Database, Kay Boyle has been died on Dec 27, 1992 (age 90).
When Kay Boyle die, Kay Boyle was 90 years old.
|Popular As||Kay Boyle|
|Age||90 years old|
|Born||February 19, 1902 (Minnesota)|
Kay Boyle’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Kay Boyle was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.
An American fiction and non-fiction author and poet, she is best known for novels such as Death of a Man (1936) and The Seagull on the Step (1955). Her poetry collections include A Glad Day (1938) and The Lost Dogs of Phnom Pehn (1968).
She attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and the Ohio Mechanics Institute, where she studied violin and architecture, respectively. In 1922, she moved to New York City and began a career in journalism.
She was blacklisted during the 1950s as a result of the political climate of McCarthyism. During this period, she increasingly engaged herself in political activism.
She was the daughter of attorney Howard Peterson Boyle and Activist Katherine Evans. She married five times and had six children.
Her short story collections, The White Horses of Vienna (1935) and Defeat (1941), both received O. Henry Awards.