Famous Irish - Irish Celebrities
Think there is nothing more to Ireland than its own "beer-soaked revelries" and its sexiest nationalities? If yes, then you really need to sit up and read intently about the lives, struggles, and accomplishments of some of world's famous Irish people that will not just fill you with deep admiration, but will leave your jaws hanging on the floor. That is right! While beer, revelry and revolution has always been some of the essential components of an Irish life, amid all the fight, fun, wit and wisdom there is this impressive lot of extraordinary Irish people who have made significant contribution to the world in their own unique way. From heralded scribes and ingenious inventors to national heroes and a credulous intelligence unit, this land of luck, literature and leprechauns have marked an indelible place in the heart of the world, thanks to these great people. Pour yourself a pint and grab that bag of crisps as you take a glimpse down the inspiring lives of Ireland's famous people in the timeline, trivia, and interesting facts wrapped up in their biographies below.
Find out more about the greatest Irish people, including Cillian Murphy, Conor McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Farrell and Niall Horan.
The Most Famous Irish
|Mary Gleeson||Irish||Mary (née Weldon) is the celebrity wife of accomplished Irish actor and film director Brendan Gleeson.|
|Leo Varadkar||January 18, 1979||Irish||Cam Leo Varadkar is the current Taoiseach—the Prime Minister—of the Republic of Ireland|
|Yvonne McGuinness||October 12, 1972||Irish||Yvonne McGuinness is an Irish multimedia artist|
|Lindy Tsang||December 6, 1986||Irish||Lindy Tsang is a Chinese-Irish YouTuber|
|Jack Duff||July 6, 1999||Irish||Jack Duff is a music artist from Ireland|
|Barry Herridge||August 10, 1973||Irish||Barry Herridge is an Irish psychotherapist and the fourth husband of famous Irish singer and songwriter Sinéad O’Çonnor|
|Greg Horan||February 11, 1988||Irish||Greg Horan is the elder brother of 'One Direction' member Niall Horan|
|Dylan Moran||November 3, 1971||Irish||Dylan Moran is a stand-up comedian and actor best known for his observational comedy|
|Evanna Lynch||August 16, 1991||Irish||Evanna Patricia Lynch is a popular Irish actress and model|
|Conor McGregor||July 14, 1988||Irish||Conor McGregor is an Irish professional mixed martial artist|