Irish History (Part 5)

Ireland: Cork - Dublin

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 401 - 500 of 651

  • 1957-09-10 Siobhan Fahey, rocker (Bananarama-Venus, Shakespear's Sister), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1957-09-16 David McCreery, Irish footballer
  • 1957-11-06 Siobhán McCarthy, Irish singer and actress (Roisin Connor-Bad Girls), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1957-11-18 Seán Mac Falls, Irish-born poet
  • 1957-11-27 Kenny Acheson, Northern Irish racecar driver
  • 1958-02-01 Maureen Madill, Coleraine No Ireland, golfer (British Open Amateur 1979)
  • 1958-07-10 Fiona Shaw, Irish actress

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1958-07-16 Michael Flatley, Irish choreographer (Lord of Dance), born in Chicago, Illinois

Irish Dancer Michael Flatley
Irish Dancer
Michael Flatley
  • 1958-08-01 Adrian Dunbar, Northern Irish actor
  • 1958-08-13 David W Feherty, Bangor N Ireland, PGA golfer (1994 New England-2nd)
  • 1958-09-18 John Aldridge, Irish footballer
  • 1958-09-25 Eamonn Healy, Irish chemist
  • 1959-03-31 Ali McMordie, Irish bassist (Stiff Little Fingers)
  • 1959-05-21 Brisn Lenihan, Jnr, Irish politician and minister, born in Dublin (d. 2011)
  • 1959-07-29 John Sykes, Irish hard rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy-Blue Murder)
  • 1959-08-04 John Gormley, Irish politician
  • 1959-10-08 Gavin Friday, [Fionan Hanvey], Irish singer (Virgin Prunes)
  • 1959-11-18 Jimmy Quinn, Northern Irish footballer and football manager
  • 1959-12-03 Eamonn Holmes, Northern Irish TV presenter
  • 1959-12-04 Paul McGrath, Irish footballer (Aston Villa, Sheffield United), born in Ealing, England
  • 1960-02-04 Siobhan Dowd, British/Irish author (d. 2007)

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1960-05-10 Bono [Paul Hewson], rocker (U2-Joshua Tree), born in Dublin, Ireland

Rocker Bono
Rocker
Bono
  • 1961-04-09 Mark Kelly, keyboardist (Marillion-Real to Reel), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1961-05-06 Roma Downey, Derry Ireland, actress (1 Life to Live, Touched by an Angel)

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1961-05-17 Enya [Eithne Ní Bhraonáin], Irish singer and songwriter (A Day Without Rain), born in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Enya
Singer-Songwriter
Enya
  • 1961-06-15 Dave McAuley, Northern Irish boxer
  • 1961-08-07 Walter Swimburn, Irish jockey (Derby 1981)
  • 1961-10-31 Larry Mullen Jr, rock drummer (U2-I Will Follow), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1961-11-04 Nigel Worthington, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1961-12-12 Daniel O'Donnell, singer/Television presented, born in Donegal, Ireland
  • 1961-12-26 John Lynch, Irish actor
  • 1962-02-12 Jimmy Kirkwood, Irish-born field hockey player
  • 1962-07-11 Pauline McLynn, Irish actress
  • 1962-09-01 Tony Cascarino, Irish footballer
  • 1963-03-08 Kathy Ireland, model/actress (Alien From LA, Side Out)

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1963-04-04 Graham Norton [Graham Walker], Irish comedian and TV presenter, born in Dublin

TV Host and Comedian Graham Norton
TV Host and Comedian
Graham Norton
  • 1963-07-29 Jim Beglin, Irish football commentator
  • 1963-08-31 Todd Carty, Irish actor
  • 1963-10-12 Alan McDonald, Northern Irish footballer, (d. 2012)
  • 1964-01-13 Ronan Rafferty, Northern Irish golfer
  • 1964-03-26 Martin Donnelly, Irish racecar driver
  • 1964-06-12 Derek Higgins, Irish racing driver
  • 1964-07-31 Jim Corr, Irish singer and musician (The Corrs), born in Dundalk, Ireland
  • 1964-09-01 Ray D'Arcy, Irish DJ and TV presenter
  • 1964-09-25 Maria Doyle Kennedy, Irish actress and singer
  • 1964-10-31 Colm Ó Cíosóig, Irish drummer (My Bloody Valentine, Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1964-11-07 Liam O'Maonlai, Irish vocalist/pianist (Hothouse Flowers-I'm Sorry)
  • 1965-01-15 James Nesbitt, Northern Irish actor
  • 1965-05-14 Eoin Colfer, Irish writer
  • 1965-07-09 David O'Hara, Irish-Scottish actor
  • 1965-09-05 Christopher Nolan, Irish handicapped writer (Under Eye of Clock), born in Mullingar, Ireland (d. 2009)
  • 1965-09-22 Andy Cairns, Irish musician
  • 1965-10-08 Ardal O'Hanlon, Irish comedian and actor
  • 1965-11-10 Eddie Irvine, Northern Irish race car driver
  • 1965-11-10 Sean Hughes, Irish stand-up comedian, writer and actor, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 2017)
  • 1965-11-27 Fiachna O'Braonain, Irish pop guitarist (Hothouse Flowers-Don't Go)
  • 1966-01-24 Jimeoin, Northern Irish comedian
  • 1966-03-10 Gráinne Mulvey, Irish composer
  • 1966-03-25 Anton Rogan, Irish footballer
  • 1966-04-23 Jim Stynes [James], Hall of Fame Australian rules footballer (only foreigner to win Brownlow medal), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • 1966-10-06 Niall Quinn, Irish footballer
  • 1966-10-12 Brian Kennedy, Northern Irish musician and author

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1966-12-08 Sinéad O'Connor, Irish singer-songwriter (Nothing Compares 2 U), born in Glenageary, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
  • 1968-04-24 Aidan Gillen [Aidan Murphy], Irish actor (Queer as Folk, Game of Thrones), born in Dublin
  • 1968-08-11 Alan Kelly, England-born Irish footballer
  • 1968-11-18 Barry Hunter, Northern Irish footballer and manager
  • 1969-01-19 Steve Staunton, Irish footballer
  • 1969-05-06 Jim Magilton, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1969-08-29 Joe Swail, Northern Irish snooker player
  • 1969-09-17 Ken Doherty, Irish snooker player
  • 1969-11-28 Sonia O'Sullivan, Irish 5k runner (Olympics-4th-92, 96)
  • 1970-01-16 Garth Ennis, Irish comic book author
  • 1970-03-26 Martin McDonagh, Anglo-Irish playwright and film director
  • 1970-03-28 Michelle Gildernew, Irish republican politician
  • 1970-04-21 Glen Hansard, Irish songwriter and actor
  • 1970-05-10 Perry Blake, Irish singer/songwriter
  • 1970-05-28 Glenn Quinn, Irish actor (d. 2002)
  • 1970-07-02 Steve Morrow, Irish footballer
  • 1970-07-07 Wayne McCullough, Irish boxer
  • 1970-08-27 Jeff Kenna, Irish footballer

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1970-09-21 Samantha Power, Irish American author and diplomat (US Ambassador to the UN), born in Dublin, Ireland

Journalist and Diplomat Samantha Power
Journalist and Diplomat
Samantha Power

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