BOOK DUNGANNON HOTELS

Featured Destination

September 2016: Essex’s Colne Valley

As August’s rainy season disappears and September’s mellow sunshine begins the English countryside beckons alluringly. Our rivers define much about the land. They carve its ...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.

3808 views since 2nd February 2007

Brit Quote:
Henley is the Venice of the South - Boris Johnson
More Quotes

On this day:
First Steam Powered Passenger Railway Opens - 1825
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages

//