Irish History (Part 6)

Ireland: Cork - Dublin

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 638

  • 1972-12-15 Stuart Townsend, Irish actor
  • 1972-12-30 Paul Keegan, Irish footballer
  • 1973-07-05 Róisín Murphy, Irish singer and songwriter (Moloko), born in Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland
  • 1973-09-19 Nick Colgan, Irish football goalkeeper, born in Drogheda, Ireland
  • 1974-02-28 Lee Carsley, Irish footballer
  • 1974-08-24 Orla Fallon, Irish Vocalist for Celtic Woman, born in Knockananna, County Wicklow, Ireland
  • 1974-10-01 Keith Duffy, Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1974-10-23 Derek Landy, Lusk, Irish author (Skulduggery Pleasant series)
  • 1975-08-28 Gareth Farrelly, Irish footballer (Aston Villa), born in Dublin
  • 1976-03-17 Stephen Gately, Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1976-03-25 Francis Bellew, Irish Gaelic footballer
  • 1976-03-30 Mark McClelland, Northern Irish musician (Degrassi)
  • 1976-04-20 Shay Given, Irish footballer, born in Lifford, County Donegal, Ireland
  • 1976-04-24 Steve Finnan, Irish footballer, born in Limerick, Ireland
  • 1976-05-25 Cillian Murphy, Irish actor (28 Days Later), born in Douglas, County Cork, Ireland

Person of interestColin Farrell

1976-05-31 Colin Farrell, Irish actor (In Bruges, Minority Report), born in Dublin, Ireland

  • 1976-06-03 Enda Markey, Irish/Australian entertainer
  • 1976-06-15 Gary Lightbody, Northern Irish musician (Snow Patrol)
  • 1976-07-03 Shane Lynch, Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1976-07-07 Dominic Foley, Irish footballer, born in Cork, Ireland
  • 1976-07-14 Kirsten Sheridan, Irish film director and screenwriter
  • 1976-10-25 Steve Jones, Northern Irish footballer, born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • 1976-12-08 Naimee Coleman, Irish singer and songwriter, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1977-01-04 Dan Shanahan, Irish hurler, born in Lismore, Republic of Ireland
  • 1977-01-04 Tim Wheeler, Irish singer (Ash), born in Downpatrick, United Kingdom
  • 1977-02-01 Kevin Kilbane, Irish soccer left back, winger (110 caps Republic of Ireland; WBA, Sunderland, Everton), born in Preston, England
  • 1977-02-16 Ian Clarke, Irish computer programmer

Person of interestRonan Keating

1977-03-03 Ronan Keating, Bayside Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland

  • 1977-03-16 Donal Óg Cusack, Irish hurler
  • 1977-04-02 Michael Fassbender, Irish-German actor (Shame, X-Men), born in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg
  • 1977-05-22 Seán Óg Ó hAilpín, Irish hurler
  • 1977-06-06 David Connolly, Irish footballer
  • 1977-08-10 Danny Griffin, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1977-08-11 Gemma Hayes, Irish born singer
  • 1977-08-31 Ian Harte, Irish footballer
  • 1977-09-30 Roy Carroll, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1977-12-06 Paul McVeigh, Irish footballer (Norwich City), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1977-12-13 Peter Stringer, Irish rugby union footballer, born in Cork, Ireland
  • 1978-01-01 Philip Mulryne, Northern Irish soccer midfielder (27 caps; Norwich City) and Dominican friar and priest, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1978-01-11 Michael Duff, Northern Irish footballer, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1978-01-31 Ray Shah, Irish Big Brother contestant, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1978-04-04 Alan Mahon, Irish footballer (Tranmere Rovers), born in Dublin
  • 1978-05-17 Paddy Kenny, Irish goalkeeper
  • 1978-07-18 Shane Horgan, Irish rugby player
  • 1978-07-23 Stuart Elliott, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1978-08-08 Alan Maybury, Irish footballer
  • 1978-08-21 Alan Lee, Irish footballer, born in Galway, Ireland
  • 1978-09-22 Ed Joyce, Irish-English cricketer
  • 1978-10-05 Shane Ryan, Irish Gaelic footballer, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1978-10-08 Mick O'Driscoll, Irish rugby player, born in Cork, Ireland
  • 1978-10-09 Nicky Byrne, Irish musician (Westlife), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1978-10-20 Paul Wilson, Irish bass player (Snow Patrol)
  • 1978-11-18 Damien Johnson, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1979-01-05 Ronnie O'Brien, Irish footballer, born in Bray, County Wicklow
  • 1979-01-11 Henry Shefflin, Irish hurler, born in Waterford, Ireland
  • 1979-01-18 Leo Varadkar, Irish politician (Prime Minister, 2017-), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1979-01-21 Brian O'Driscoll, Irish rugby union footballer
  • 1979-02-19 Clinton Morrison, Irish footballer
  • 1979-03-02 Damien Duff, Irish soccer winger (100 caps, Republic of Ireland; Blackburn Rovers, Chelsea, Newcastle United, Fulham), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1979-03-23 Donncha O'Callaghan, Irish rugby player
  • 1979-05-06 Nikki Hayes, Irish radio personality
  • 1979-05-14 Clinton Morrison, English-born Irish footballer
  • 1979-06-19 John Duddy, Northern Irish boxer
  • 1979-07-05 Shane Filan, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Sligo, Ireland
  • 1979-07-30 Graeme McDowell, Irish golfer (US Open 2010), born in Portrush, Northern Ireland
  • 1979-08-05 David Healy, Northern Irish footballer and manager (Linfield), born in Killyleagh, County Down
  • 1979-09-01 James O'Connor, Irish footballer
  • 1979-09-05 George O'Callaghan, Irish footballer, born in Cork, Ireland
  • 1979-09-21 Richard Dunne, Irish soccer defender (80 caps, Republic of Ireland; Everton, Manchester City, Aston Villa, QPR) and broadcaster (BT Sport ), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1979-10-20 Paul O'Connell, Irish rugby player
  • 1979-11-08 Aaron Hughes, Northern Irish footballer, born in Cookstown, Northern Ireland
  • 1979-11-22 Chris Doran, Irish singer
  • 1979-12-05 Gareth McAuley, Northern Irish footballer (Rangers), born in Larne, Northern Ireland
  • 1979-12-09 Stephen McPhail, Irish footballer, born in City of Westminster, London
  • 1979-12-31 Elaine Cassidy, Irish actress, born in Raheny, Republic of Ireland
  • 1980-01-14 Clive Clarke, Irish footballer, born in Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • 1980-01-17 Gareth McLearnon, Northern Irish flautist, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1980-04-12 Brian McFadden, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1980-04-29 Kian Egan, Irish singer (Westlife)
  • 1980-05-28 Mark Feehily, Irish musician (Westlife)
  • 1980-07-08 Robbie Keane, Irish footballer
  • 1981-01-01 Jonas Armstrong, Irish-born British actor (Robin Hood), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1981-01-17 Warren Feeney, Northern Irish footballer, born in Belfast, United Kingdom
  • 1981-02-13 Liam Miller, Irish soccer midfielder (21 caps; Sunderland, Hibernian), born in Cork, Republic of Ireland (d. 2018)
  • 1981-02-18 Ivan Sproule, Irish footballer, born in Castlederg, United Kingdom
  • 1981-03-16 Andrew Bree, Irish swimmer
  • 1981-03-27 Terry McFlynn, Northern Irish footballer, born in Magherafelt, Northern Ireland
  • 1981-04-29 George McCartney, Northern Irish footballer
  • 1981-04-30 John O'Shea, Irish footballer
  • 1981-07-20 Damien Delaney, Irish footballer
  • 1981-08-01 Stephen Hunt, Irish footballer, born in Port Laoise, Ireland
  • 1982-02-25 Chris Baird, Irish footballer
  • 1982-09-29 Rob Smith, Irish musician and songwriter
  • 1983-01-18 Samantha Mumba, Irish singer & actress, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1983-03-15 Daryl Murphy, Irish footballer
  • 1983-07-30 Seán Dillon, Irish footballer, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1983-09-07 Philip Deignan, Irish cyclist (UCI Pro Team), born in Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland
  • 1983-09-12 Carly Smithson, Irish singer (Ultimate High), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1983-09-18 Kevin Doyle, Irish footballer
  • 1983-10-31 Katy French, Irish Supermodel and Socialite, born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 2007)

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