Peter Kavanagh (writer)
Peter Kavanagh (March 19, 1916 – January 27, 2006) was a writer, scholar, and publisher who collected, edited, and published the works of his brother, poet Patrick Kavanagh.
Kavanagh was born in t...
Cornelius Ryan
Cornelius Ryan (5 June 1920 – 23 November 1974) was an Irish journalist and author mainly known for his writings on popular military history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Day: 6 June...
Thomas M. Doherty
Thomas M. Doherty (May 11, 1869 – September 21, 1906) was a corporal serving in the United States Army during the Spanish–American War who received the Medal of Honor for bravery.
Doherty was born...
Martin Hayes (musician)
Martin Hayes (born 13 November 1961) is a fiddler, born in Maghera (between Feakle and Tulla) in East County Clare, Ireland, and now living in West Hartford, Connecticut. He has been the All Ireland ...
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Edwin Lawrence Godkin
Edwin Lawrence Godkin (October 2, 1831 – May 21, 1902) was an Irish-born American journalist and newspaper editor. He founded The Nation, and was editor-in-chief of the New York Evening Post 1883-189...
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Poison the Well (band)
Poison the Well is an experimental hardcore band from Miami, Florida who were last signed to Ferret Music. In 2010, they announced a hiatus to explore other interests. Guitarist Ryan Primack and drum...
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Denis Byrne (Medal of Honor)
Denis Byrne (1833 – December 31, 1905) was an Irish-born soldier in the U.S. Army who served with the 5th U.S. Infantry during the Indian Wars. He was among the 31 soldiers who received the Meda...
Alexander Cockburn
Alexander Claud Cockburn (/ˈkoʊbərn/ KOH-bərn; 6 June 1941 – 21 July 2012) was an Irish American political journalist and writer. Cockburn was brought up by British parents in Ireland but had lived an...
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John Joseph Scanlan
John Joseph Scanlan (May 24, 1906-January 31, 1997) was the second Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu in the United States. Born in Iniscarra in County Cork, Ireland, Scanlan trained at ...
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Daniel Bradley (Brooklyn)
Daniel Bradley (March 17, 1833 Derry, Ireland – February 23, 1908 Brooklyn, New York City) was an American politician from New York.
Bradley was born in Derry, Ireland where he attended a parochia...
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Michael P. Walsh
Michael P. Walsh (August 25, 1838 - April 2, 1919) was an American printer and labor union activist from Milwaukee, Wisconsin who held various local elected offices, as well as serving two terms as a ...
Dave Ryan (rugby union)
Dave Ryan is an Irish professional rugby player currently with Ulster. His position is Prop. He played club rugby with Dolphin, Munster and Lazio. His brother is former Munster and Toulon Prop Tim.Ry...
James Fegan
Sergeant James Fegan (1827 – June 25, 1886) was an American soldier in the U.S. Army who served with the 2nd and 3rd U.S. Infantry during the American Civil War, and Indian Wars. In March 1868, ...
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Patrick Nee
Patrick "Pat" Nee (born February 1943) is an Irish-American immigrant, former member of the Mullen Gang, Vietnam veteran, and the bestselling author of the memoir A Criminal and an Irishman; The Insid...
Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brendan Brosnan (born May 16, 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer and environmentalist. After leaving comprehensive school at 16, Brosnan began training in commercial illustration. He then w...
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Ed Kelly
Edmond Kelly, also known as "Ed" or "Eddie" and nicknamed the Silver Fox, was (born October 24, 1948 in Dublin, Ireland) and is a former Irish-American soccer player. He played in the American Soccer...
Nicholas Foran
Sergeant Nicholas "Sam" Foran (June 3, 1844 – September 29, 1927) was an American soldier in the U.S. Army who served with the 8th U.S. Cavalry during the Apache Wars. He was one of thirty-four ...
Dudley Digges (actor)
Dudley Digges (June 9, 1879 – October 24, 1947) was an Irish stage and film actor.Digges was born in Dublin. He became acquainted with drama enthusiasts William and Frank Fay and took an interes...
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Phil Laak
Philip "Phil" C. Laak (born September 8, 1972) is an Irish-American professional poker player and a poker commentator, now residing in Los Angeles, California. Laak holds a World Poker Tour (WPT) titl...
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Pat Mullen
Pat Mullen, Irish actor and writer, was born before 1901 and died after 1976.Mullen was a native of Inishmore, County Galway. He emigrated to Boston, Massachusetts where his daughter, the actress Barb...
Joseph S. Wilson
Joseph S. Wilson was an immigrant from Ireland to the United States who held positions in the United States Department of the Treasury and United States Department of the Interior.
Joseph S. Wilso...
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Samantha Power
Samantha Power (born September 21, 1970) is an American academic, author and diplomat who currently serves as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations.Power began her career by covering the ...
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Paul O'Dwyer
Paul O'Dwyer (June 29, 1907 – June 23, 1998) was an Irish-born American politician and lawyer and the younger brother of Mayor William O'Dwyer and father to New York City lawyer Brian O'Dwyer.
O'...
Seamus McDonagh (boxer)
Seamus McDonagh is a retired professional boxer, actor, screenwriter, film maker and is the founder of Www.TheShoeShine.com.
McDonagh was born in Birmingham, England, and raised in Enfield, County...
Lumsden Hare
Lumsden Hare (17 October 1874 – 28 August 1964) was an Irish born film and theatre actor. He was also a theatre director and theatrical producer.Born Francis Lumsden Hare in Tipperary, Ireland, he app...
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Thomas Flanagan (bishop)
Thomas Joseph Flanagan (born 23 October 1930 is the retired Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of San Antonio in the USA. He was born in Carbury, County Kildare, Ireland.
Thomas Flanagan is the olde...