For some, Saint Patrick’s Day is synonymous with a day spent drinking, but Ireland's pubs used to close for the day.
On this day, March 1, 1981, Bobby Sands started his 66-day hunger strike, protesting the end to “political prisoner” status for IRA prisoners, which eventually took his life.
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William Carleton, the man famed for his depictions of life in Ireland during The Great Hunger, was born on this day, February 20, 1794.
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Time to test your St. Patrick's Day knowledge before the celebrations on March 17!
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The Embassy of Ireland in France showcased three leading female orchestra conductors in honor of St. Brigid's Day 2021.
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We know it's a stereotype but the Irish really do love potatoes so much so that the humble spud had quite an influence on its language.
On Jan 13, 1800, Danial O'Connell, known as "The Liberator", gave his first speech opposing Ireland's union with England.
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