Eoin MacNeill

1867 - 1945

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Eoin MacNeill (Irish: Eoin Mac Néill; born John MacNeill; 15 May 1867 – 15 October 1945) was an Irish scholar, Irish language enthusiast, Gaelic revivalist, nationalist, and politician who served as Minister for Education from 1922 to 1925, Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann from 1921 to 1922, Minister for Industries 1919 to 1921 and Minister for Finance January 1919 to April 1919. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD) from 1918 to 1927. He was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Londonderry City from 1918 to 1922 and a Member of the Northern Ireland Parliament (MP) for Londonderry from 1921 to 1925.A key figure of the Gaelic revival, MacNeill was a co-founder of the Gaelic League, to preserve Irish language and culture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eoin MacNeill has received more than 205,439 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Eoin MacNeill is the 14,939th most popular politician, the 5,307th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 571st most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Eoin MacNeill ranks 14,939 out of 15,710Before him are Samir Rifai, Lourdes Flores, Serhiy Arbuzov, Anja Karliczek, Wouter Bos, and Karmenu Mifsud Bonnici. After him are Norman Lamont, Magdalena Andersson, Lincoln Chafee, Eugen Bejinariu, Ze'ev Elkin, and Tom Carper.

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Among people born in 1867, Eoin MacNeill ranks 120Before him are Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., Harold Mahony, Simon Guggenheim, Henry Lawson, Ernest Dowson, and A. E. Douglass.  Among people deceased in 1945, Eoin MacNeill ranks 267Before him are Frank Chapman, Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk, Hiram Johnson, Lucille La Verne, Robert Benchley, and Ellen Glasgow. After him is Alfred E. Goodey.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Eoin MacNeill ranks 5,307 out of 6,924Before him are Daniel Howell (1991), David Jacobs (1888), Colin Todd (1948), Anna Calvi (1980), Justin Chancellor (1971), and Dhani Harrison (1978). After him are Peter Asher (1944), Norman Lamont (1942), Saskia Reeves (1961), Yvonne Mitchell (1915), Jack Grealish (1995), and Tim Rice-Oxley (1976).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Eoin MacNeill ranks 571Before him are Michael Gove (1967), Alan Johnson (1950), John Reid, Baron Reid of Cardowan (1947), Michael Fallon (1952), Malcolm Rifkind (1946), and Alistair Darling (1953). After him are Norman Lamont (1942), Graham Watson (1956), Eric Bristow (1957), George Osborne (1971), Jacob Rees-Mogg (1969), and Michael Martin, Baron Martin of Springburn (1945).