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Darren Shan is a 48-year-old Irish Young Adult Author from London, England. He was born on Sunday, July 2, 1972. Is Darren Shan married or single, and who is he dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2021, Darren Shan is possibly single.


Darren O’Shaughnessy (/o?????n?si/; born 2 July 1972 in London, England), who commonly writes under the pen name Darren Shan, is an Irish author. Darren Shan is the main character in Shan’s The Saga of Darren Shan young-adult fiction series. He also wrote The Demonata series as well as the stand-alone books, Koyasan and The Thin Executioner. The City Book Trilogy was written for older, adult readers. He has also written The Saga of Larten Crepsley which is based on The Saga of Darren Shan. He is currently publishing a new 12 novel series “Zom-B”. The first book went on sale in September 2012, with the final book scheduled to see print in spring 2016. He began writing at age fourteen, and at fifteen, was the runner-up in a script-writing contest for Ireland’s RTE television network. He received degrees in English and sociology from Roehampton University in London, England.

Real Name
Darren Shan
Young Adult Author
Place of Birth
London, England
Date of Birth
July 2, 1972 (age 48)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Darren Shan’s birth, "Lean On Me" by Bill Withers was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Richard Nixon (Republican) was the U.S. President.

Darren Shan’s Girlfriend

Darren Shan is single. He is not dating anyone currently. Darren had at least 1 relationship in the past. Darren Shan has not been previously engaged. He married his longtime girlfriend Bas in 2013. They welcomed their first child together in September 2014. According to our records, he has no children.

Darren Shan Girlfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Darren keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Darren Shan past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

Darren Shan’s birth sign is Cancer. Cancers are very sensitive and caring. A Cancer typically rushes falls in love falls quickly and with a very loud thud and is less likely to bail when the going gets rough. Cancers are very loyal and determined to work things out. The most compatible signs with Cancer are generally considered to be Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, and Pisces. The least compatible signs with Cancer are generally considered to be Aries and Libra. Darren Shan also has a ruling planet of Moon.

Past Relationships

He has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Darren Shan Biography

Darren Shan was born on the 2nd of July in 1972 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Darren’s life path number is 1.

Darren Shan is popular for being a Young Adult Author. Author who is best known for The Saga of Darren Shan, The Demonata, and other young adult fiction series. His works for older readers include The City Book Trilogy and The Thin Executioner. Jeremy Strong is another notable British children’s book author. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

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Darren was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

The 48-year-old American was born in the Year of the Rat and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, Darren was born in the Year of the Rat. People born in the Year of the Rat are clever and charming. They are curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Darren Shan Facts

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Does he have any children?

Darren Shan has no children.

Is Darren Shan having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Darren Shan ever been engaged?

Darren Shan has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Darren Shan?

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Darren Shan’s birth sign is Cancer and he has a ruling planet of Moon.


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