Martin Sheridan

1881 - 1918

Martin Sheridan

Martin John Sheridan (March 28, 1881 – March 27, 1918) was "one of the greatest athletes the United States has ever known" according to his obituary in the New York Times. He was born in Bohola, County Mayo, Ireland, and died in St. Vincent's Hospital in Manhattan, New York, the day before his 37th birthday, a very early casualty of the 1918 flu pandemic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Sheridan has received more than 50,295 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 449th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Martin Sheridan ranks 452 out of 2,090Before him are Maria Mutola, John Akii-Bua, Harry Porter, Frank Loomis, Ondina Valla, and Leo Sexton. After him are Duncan McNaughton, Birgit Fischer, Paul Drayton, Forrest Smithson, Cornelius Johnson, and Evelyn Furtsch.

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Among people born in 1881, Martin Sheridan ranks 133Before him are Sir George Thomas, 7th Baronet, Lewis Fry Richardson, Eulalio Gutiérrez, Smedley Butler, Heinrich Burger, and Karl Staaf. After him are Francis Ford, Robert Esnault-Pelterie, Louella Parsons, William Clothier, Alexandre Lippmann, and Henri Laurent. Among people deceased in 1918, Martin Sheridan ranks 115Before him are Virgilio Fossati, Lucretia Garfield, Abbas Sahhat, Charles Wolf, Henry Macintosh, and V. Volodarsky. After him are Grove Karl Gilbert, George Reid, Rose Cleveland, John Forrest, and John Redmond.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Martin Sheridan ranks 192 out of 366Before him are Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh (1911), Liam Cosgrave (1920), John A. Costello (1891), Wolfe Tone (1763), Arthur Johnson (1879), and Eoin O'Duffy (null). After him are Moya Brennan (1952), Diarmait Mac Murchada (1110), Henry Kellett (1806), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), Robbie Keane (1980), and Sara Allgood (1879).

Among ATHLETES In Ireland

Among athletes born in Ireland, Martin Sheridan ranks 3Before him are John Flanagan (1873) and Matt McGrath (1875). After him are Pat O'Callaghan (1906), Tom Kiely (1869), Sonia O'Sullivan (1969), and Eamonn Coghlan (1952).

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