The History of Northern Ireland (Part 3)

Northern Ireland: Belfast

Historical Events

Events 201 - 207 of 207

  • 2001-10-23 The Provisional Irish Republican Army of Northern Ireland commences disarmament after peace talks
  • 2002-02-14 Fishing vessel Tullaghmurray Lass sinks off the coast of Kilkeel, County Down, Northern Ireland killing three members of the same family on board
  • 2005-07-28 The Provisional Irish Republican Army call an end to their thirty year long armed campaign in Northern Ireland
  • 2007-05-08 A new Northern Ireland Executive is formed with Ian Paisley (Democratic Unionist Party) as First Minister and Martin McGuinness (Sinn Féin) as Deputy First Minister
  • 2007-07-31 Operation Banner, the presence of the British Army in Northern Ireland, and longest-running British Army operation ever, comes to an end.
  • 2015-09-10 Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson resigns in wake of IRA supposed killing of Kevin McGuigan
  • 2016-09-25 PGA's FedEx Cup won by Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy, prize money $10 million at East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta

Famous Birthdays

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Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

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