Cathal Brugha

1874 - 1922

Cathal Brugha

Cathal Brugha (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkahəɫ̪ bˠɾˠuː]; born Charles William St John Burgess; 18 July 1874 – 7 July 1922) was an Irish revolutionary and republican politician who served as Minister for Defence from 1919 to 1922, Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann in January 1919, President of Dáil Éireann from January 1919 to April 1919 and Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army from 1917 to 1919. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cathal Brugha has received more than 249,490 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,506th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Cathal Brugha ranks 12,402 out of 14,801Before him are Postumus Cominius Auruncus, Farid Simaika, Shirley Chisholm, Aleqa Hammond, Albert Camille Vital, and Muhammad Tahir. After him are Grzegorz Schetyna, Wilford Woodruff, Taki Inoue, Marie-George Buffet, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll, and Stafford Cripps.

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Among people born in 1874, Cathal Brugha ranks 135Before him are Arthur Meighen, Charles W. Gilmore, Grantley Goulding, Sergey Lebedev, Charles R. Knight, and Frank Knox. After him are Amy Lowell, Manuel Díaz, Josiah McCracken, and Charles A. Beard. Among people deceased in 1922, Cathal Brugha ranks 94Before him are Berthold Delbrück, Elizabeth Jane Gardner, August Palm, John Moresby, Patrick Manson, and Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe. After him are Henry Lawson, Vilma Hugonnai, William Desmond Taylor, A. V. Dicey, and Lyman Abbott.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Cathal Brugha ranks 215 out of 366Before him are Robert O'Hara Burke (1821), Owen Moore (1886), Colm Tóibín (1955), Michael Scott (1959), Robert Emmet (1778), and Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe (1865). After him are Charles Haughey (1925), John Joly (1857), Albert Reynolds (1932), Louis Walsh (1952), Jack Lynch (1917), and Duncan Hamilton (1920).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Cathal Brugha ranks 39Before him are Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh (1911), Liam Cosgrave (1920), John A. Costello (1891), Diarmait Mac Murchada (1110), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), and Peter Sutherland (1946). After him are Charles Haughey (1925), Albert Reynolds (1932), Jack Lynch (1917), Richard Mulcahy (1886), John Bruton (1947), and William Hobson (1792).

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