Probably one of the best-known singing voices in Ireland's history - Luke Kelly of the Dubliners - was born on this day, November 17, 1940.

Irish singer and folk musician Luke Kelly of The Dubliners was born on November 17, 1940.

We remember Kelly, one of Ireland’s greatest folk singers, with a look at some of his most popular and well-loved songs.

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Raglan Road

Scorn Not His Simplicity

The Night Visiting Song

Song for Ireland

Kelly the Boy From Killane

Did your favorite Luke Kelly song make the cut? Let us know your favorite or fondest memories of this beloved Dubliner. 

* Originally published in 2016. 

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