Cahir O'Doherty (musician)
Cahir O'Doherty (born 1977) is a musician and songwriter from Derry, Northern Ireland. He is the vocalist and guitarist in the alternative rock band Fighting with Wire. O'Doherty is also a member of t...
Vernon Barlow
Vernon Barlow (5 November 1909 – 1975) was a British modern pentathlete. He competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics.
Glenn Barr
Albert Glenn Barr, OBE (born 1932), known as Glen Barr, is a former politician from Derry, Northern Ireland who was an advocate of Ulster nationalism. For a time during the 1970s he straddled both Uni...
John Park (VC)
John Park VC (February 1835 – 16 May 1863), born in Derry, Ireland, was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy th...
Charles McGuinness
Charles John 'Nomad' McGuinness (6 March 1893 – 7 December 1947) was an Irish adventurer, author, and sailor supposed to have been involved with a myriad of acts of patriotism and nomadic impulses. Hi...
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Michael Devine (hunger striker)
Michael James "Mickey" Devine (26 May, 1954–20 August, 1981) was a founding member of the Irish National Liberation Army (INLA). He died in prison during the 1981 Irish hunger strike.
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Shane Ferguson
Shane Kevin Ferguson (born 12 July 1991) is a Northern Irish footballer who is currently on loan at Scottish Championship club Rangers from the English Premier League club Newcastle United. He previou...
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Hugh McAteer
Hugh McAteer (Irish: Aodh Mac an tSaoir; 1917- June 1972) was a volunteer in, and leader of, the Irish Republican Army.A bookkeeper by profession, McAteer was from Derry. He served as IRA Chief of...
Girls Aloud
Girls Aloud were an English-Irish pop girl group, which was created through the ITV talent show Popstars: The Rivals in 2002. The group comprised singers Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Sarah Harding, Nico...
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William Fleming (Irish republican)
William James Paul Fleming (1965 – 6 December 1984) was a volunteer in the Derry Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) from the predominantly republican "Top of the Hill" area of the ...
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Bronagh Gallagher
Bronagh Gallagher (born April 1972) is a singer and actress from Derry, Northern Ireland.During her teens she got involved, through school, in drama and music activities, and joined a local amateur dr...
Murder of Andrew Allen
Andrew Allen (c. 1988 – 9 February 2012) was an Irish murder victim.A native of Derry, Allen was one of over thirty natives of Derry who had been forced from their homes by the Irish republican vigila...
Shane Duffy
Shane Patrick Michael Duffy (born 1 January 1992) is an Irish footballer who plays for English club Blackburn Rovers. He has chosen to represent Republic of Ireland at senior international level.
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Terry Harkin
John Terence "Terry" Harkin (born 14 September 1941) is a former Northern Ireland international footballer who played as a centre forward. He scored 126 goals in 261 league games in nine seasons in th...
Michael Bradley (musician)
Michael "Mickey" Bradley (born 13 August 1959) is the bassist for Northern Irish pop punk band, The Undertones. He also is a radio producer for BBC Radio Foyle. Bradley presents a one hour programme o...
Herbert McVeigh
Sir Herbert Andrew McVeigh (8 December 1908–3 October 1977), known as Bertie McVeigh, was a judge in Northern Ireland.Born in Derry, McVeigh studied at Foyle College and Queen's University Belfa...
Geoffrey Squires
Geoffrey Squires (born 1942, in Derry, Northern Ireland) is an Irish poet who works in what might loosely be termed the modernist tradition.
While born in Derry, he grew up in County Donegal, Repu...
Don Mullan
Don Mullan (born 1956, Derry, Northern Ireland) is an Irish best-selling author/humanitarian and media producer. His book Eyewitness Bloody Sunday is officially recognised as a primary catalyst for a...
James Campbell (industrialist)
James Campbell, Esq. (1826–1900) was the founder of the Estate of James Campbell, one of the largest and wealthiest landowners in the United States Territory of Hawaiʻi and in the state of...
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Marion Coyle
Marion Coyle (born 1954) is a former volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA).Marion Coyle was born on July 1954 in Derry, Northern Ireland, and lived in the Duncreggan Road, a rather ...
Mike Robertson (programmer)
Mike Robertson (born 19 August 1950 in Derry, Northern Ireland) is a Norwegian programmer known for his bulletin board system (BBS) software MBBS. He moved to Norway in 1971, and started his own compa...
Claire Sproule
Claire Sproule (born 10 April 1985) is a singer-songwriter from County Donegal, Ireland.She was born in Derry, Northern Ireland, into a musical family; her uncle is Dáithí Sproule of Altan. After pla...
Sean Friars
Sean Friars (born 15 May 1979 in Derry, Northern Ireland) is a footballer and former Liverpool player. He currently plays for Dungannon Swifts. His brother Emmet also plays for Dungannon Swifts.
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James Johnson (surgeon and writer)
James Johnson (also Johnston; February 1777 – 10 October 1845) was an influential British writer on diseases of tropical climates in the first half of the nineteenth century. Born in Ireland, at...
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Garbhan Downey
Garbhan Downey (born 24 February 1966) is a novelist and editor from Derry, Northern Ireland. He is the former Director of Communications and Marketing for Culture Company 2013, which is delivering De...