Paul Kennedy- Wiki, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Career

Paul Michael Kennedy CBE FBA is a British historian who specializes in international relations history, economic power, and grand strategy. He is the author of several notable books on the history of British foreign policy and great power battles.

Quick Facts

Full namePaul Kennedy
Date of Birth/DOB13th August 1975
Birth PlaceAustralia
Net Worth $5 million

Paul Kennedy Biography

Paul Kennedy grew up in Wallsend, Northumberland, and went to St. Cuthbert’s Grammar School in Newcastle. Following that, he graduated from Newcastle University with first-class honors in history and earned his Ph.D. from St. Antony’s College, Oxford, under the guidance of A. J. P. Taylor and John Andrew Gallagher. Between 1970 through 1983, he was a member of the University of East Anglia’s History Department. He is a Scholar of the Royal Historical Society and a previous visiting fellow at Princeton University’s Institute for Advanced Study and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany. Kennedy was the Phillipe Roman Professor of History and International Affairs at the London School of Economics from 2007 to 2008.


  • He was appointed J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of British History at Yale in 1983. He is now the Director of International Security Studies, where he teaches the Studies in Grand Strategy course alongside John Lewis Gaddis and Charles Hill.
  • Professor Kennedy began teaching “Military History of the West Since 1500” at Yale in 2012, expanding on his depiction of military history as inextricably linked with economic power and technical progress.
  • His best-known work, The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers, examines the relationship between economics and strategy during the last five centuries.
  • Fellow historians praised the work, with A. J. P. Taylor called it “an encyclopedia in itself” and Sir Michael Howard called it “a truly humanistic book in the very finest meaning of the word.” It’s been translated into 23 other languages.
  • Kennedy explores the past and future of the United Nations in his 2006 book The Parliament of Man.
  • He is on the editorial boards of several scholarly publications and contributes to The New York Times, The Atlantic, and numerous foreign-language newspapers and periodicals. The Tribune Content Agency distributes its monthly column on current global concerns around the world.
  • In 2010, he delivered the first Lucy Houston Lecture on “Innovation and Industrial Regeneration” in Cambridge.

Paul Kennedy’s Net Worth In 2023

Paul Kennedy also known as Paul Michael Kennedy is a British historian. As of December 2023, Paul Kennedy’s net worth is $5 million. His excellent profession as a Historian is obviously his primary source of money.

Paul Kennedy Wife, Marriage

 At the moment, We do not have any information about his girlfriend. He is a single man who is very focused on his career. Furthermore, He does not disclose his previous relationships or dating history in the public domain. he keeps his private life hidden from the paparazzi. Paul is not the subject of any rumors or controversies. He has kept his distance from rumors that could jeopardize his career. However, He has a clean record and has never been involved in any controversies.