National Trust

BOOK DUNGANNON HOTELS

Featured Destination

July 2015: Starry Starry Night, Look You – Dark Skies Tourism

What do the Brecon Beacons, NambiRand Reserve in Namibia, Mont Megantic in Quebec, and Aoraki Mackenzie in New Zealand have in common? At first glance ...More
More Uk destinations

Bernadette McAliskey
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Dungannon, County Tyrone
Born on 23rd of April 1947

Born 1947 - Irish political activist.

Nee Devlin. Educated at Queen’s University, Belfast. Became youngest MP in House of Commons since William Pitt the Younger. Arrested leading Catholics rioters in Bogside, Belfast and imprisoned. Actively supported IRA hunger strikers in 1981. Recovered from attempted assassination. Co-founded Irish Republican Socialist Party in 1975.

Links:
http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9390201 Biography

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Bernadette McAliskey?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

3258 views since 2nd February 2007

Brit Quote:
In Italy the whole country is a theatre and the worst actors are on the stage - George Bernard Shaw
More Quotes

On this day:
Jack the Ripper’s First Victim - 1888, Diana, Princess of Wales, dies in a car crash - 1997
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages

//