Ian Adamson
Cllr Ian Adamson OBE (born 1944) is a former Lord Mayor of Belfast. He is a member of the Ulster Unionist Party and is a retired medical doctor.A councillor on Belfast City Council from 1989 until 201...
Paul Bew
Paul Anthony Elliott Bew, Baron Bew (born 22 January 1950,) is a Northern Irish historian. He has worked at Queen's University Belfast since 1979, and is currently Professor of Irish Politics, a posit...
James Burke (science historian)
James Burke (born 22 December 1936) is a British broadcaster, science historian, author, and television producer, who is known, among other things, for his documentary television series Connections (1...
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Joseph Devlin
Joseph Devlin, also known as Joe Devlin, (13 February 1871 – 18 January 1934) was an Irish journalist and influential nationalist politician. He was a member of parliament (MP) for the Irish Parliame...
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Thomas Hamilton (university administrator)
Thomas Hamilton PC (Ire) (28 August 1842 – 18 May 1926) was a Northern Ireland clergyman and academician who served as president of Queen's College, Belfast and subsequently President and Vice-C...
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J. C. Beckett
James Camlin Beckett (1912 – 12 February 1996) was an Northern Irish historian.Beckett was a native of Belfast, where he received his education at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution and Queen's ...
Leo McKinstry
Leo McKinstry (born 1962) is a British journalist and author.Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, McKinstry graduated from Cambridge University. He writes regularly for several newspapers in the United ...
Marianne Elliott
Dame Marianne Elliott (born 25 May 1948, Raholp, County Down, Northern Ireland) is a British historian and Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE).She was brought up in Belfast...
Gary Lightbody
Gary Lightbody (born 15 June 1976) is a Northern Irish, double Grammy nominee and Ivor Novello Award winning multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm gui...
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Robert Wilson Lynd
Robert Wilson Lynd (Irish: Roibéard Ó Floinn, 20 April 1879 – 6 October 1949) was an Irish writer, an urbane literary essayist and strong Irish nationalist.
He was born in Belfast and educated at ...
Conor O'Clery
Conor O'Clery is an Irish journalist and writer. He was born in Belfast and educated at Queen's University Belfast. He worked for The Irish Times for over 30 years in various positions, including news...
George Benn
George Benn (1 January 1801-8 January 1882) was an Irish historian of Belfast.
Benn was born on 1 January 1801, at Tanderagee, County Armagh. His grandfather, Jonn Benn, came from Cumberland about...
Martin Dillon
Martin Dillon (born 1949) is an author and journalist from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He worked for eighteen years at the BBC and has written plays and novels, but is best known for his non-fiction bo...
James Brown (Northern Ireland politician)
James Brown (born 1897, date of death unknown) was a Unionist politician and journalist in Northern Ireland.Brown stood as an independent Farmers and New Industries candidate in South Down at the Nort...
Roy Garland
Roy Garland is a newspaper columnist for the nationalist Irish News and a member of the Ulster Unionist Party.
In the 1960s, Garland became convinced that the Northern Ireland civil rights movemen...
Thomas Moles
Thomas Moles (November 1871 – 3 February 1937) was an Ulster Unionist politician. Born in Belfast, Ireland in 1871, he was educated at the Collegiate School, Ballymena.Moles was MP for Belfast O...
Seamus Heaney
Seamus Justin Heaney, (/ˈʃeɪməs ˈhiːni/; 13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013) was an Irish poet, playwright, translator and lecturer, and the recipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature. In the e...
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David Beers Quinn
David Beers Quinn (born April 24, 1909 at Dublin, Ireland-died March 19, 2002 at Liverpool, England) was an Irish historian who wrote extensively on the voyages of discovery and colonisation of Americ...
John Hutchinson (academic)
John Hutchinson (born 1949) is a British academic. He is a Reader in Nationalism in the Department of Government at the British London School of Economics (LSE), located in London, England.
Born ...
R. B. McDowell
Robert Brendan McDowell (14 September 1913 – 29 August 2011) MA, PhD, Litt.D, LLD, MRIA, FTCD, was an Irish historian. He was a Fellow Emeritus and a former Associate Professor of History at Tri...
Laurence McKeown
Laurence McKeown (born 1956) is an Irish author, playwright, screenwriter, and former volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) who took part in the 1981 Irish hunger strike.
McKeow...
Jane Morrice
Jane Morrice (born 11 May 1954) is a former politician in Northern Ireland. She was a prominent member of the Northern Ireland Women's Coalition until the NIWC ceased to exist in 2006 due to an ongoi...
Eamonn McCann
Eamonn McCann (born 1943 in Derry, Northern Ireland) is an Irish journalist, author and political activist.
McCann was born and has lived most of his life in Derry. He was educated at St. Columb's...
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