Iris Murdoch dating history
We have no records of past relationships for Iris Murdoch.
Iris Murdoch is a member of the following lists: English people of Irish descent, English dramatists and playwrights and 20th-century philosophers.
Who is Iris Murdoch dating? Iris Murdoch boyfriend, husband list. Help us build our profile of Iris Murdoch!
to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.
|Full Name at Birth||
Jean Iris Murdoch
79 (age at death) years
15th July, 1919
8th February, 1999
|Place of Death||
|Cause of Death||
Salt and Pepper
[1938-42] Somerville College, Oxford University
Dame Jean Iris Murdoch DBE ( MUR-dok; 15 July 1919 – 8 February 1999) was an Irish and British novelist and philosopher. Murdoch is best known for her novels about good and evil, sexual relationships, morality, and the power of the unconscious. Her first published novel, Under the Net, was selected in 1998 as one of Modern Library's 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. Her 1978 novel The Sea, the Sea won the Booker Prize. In 1987, she was made a Dame by Queen Elizabeth II for services to literature. In 2008, The Times ranked Murdoch twelfth on a list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945".