Cahill, Thomas Quinn
1940 - Cahill was born in New York City of Irish-American parents.
- He received a Jesuit education, studying ancient Greek and Latin.
1964 - At Fordham University, he obtained a B.A. in classical literature and philosophy.
1965 - He finished pontifical degree in philosophy.
1968 - He received an M.F.A. in film and dramatic literature from Columbia University.
- Cahill has taught at Queens College, Fordham University, and Seton Hall University.
1996 - He authored the book "How The Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe".
1999 - He wrote "The Gifts of the Jews: How a Tribe of Desert Nomads Changed the Way Everyone Thinks and Feels".
2001 - He wrote "Desire of the Everlasting Hills: The World Before and After Jesus".
2004 - He authored the book "Sailing the Wine Dark Sea: Why The Greeks Matter".
2006 - He wrote "Mysteries of the Middle Ages".
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