- Date of Birth
- 22 November 1983
- Birth Place
Youth career: 2002–03 Mighty Elephants, Senior career: 2004–07, 2012– Mighty Elephants / Eastern Province Kings, 2008–11 Golden Lions, 2009–12 Lions, 2013– Southern Kings, Representative team(s): 2005, 2007, S.A. Students
Michael Killian was born in Uitenhage and attended Muir College, where he played in the U19 and U20 competitions for Eastern Province.
He started his professional career at Eastern Province in 2004, representing the Mighty Elephants in the Vodacom Shield and ABSA Currie Cup First Division. In 2008, he moved to the Golden Lions, where he also became a regular for the Lions Super Rugby franchise. On 5 June 2012, he announced that he would rejoin the Eastern Province Kings.
Killian also played SA Students from 2005 – 2007, African Leopard (2005) 2006 (Students Sevens World Cup and also played against Namibia for their World Cup warm up.