Pat McDonald

1878 - 1954

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Patrick Joseph McDonald (born McDonnell; July 29, 1878 – May 16, 1954) was born in Doonbeg, County Clare, Ireland. He competed as an American track and field athlete in a variety of the throwing events. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat McDonald has received more than 12,254 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Pat McDonald is the 302nd most popular athlete (up from 303rd in 2019), the 176th most popular biography from Ireland and the 3rd most popular Irish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Pat McDonald ranks 302 out of 3,055Before him are Dorian Yates, Carlo Airoldi, Richmond Landon, Arvo Askola, Ivan Gubijan, and Rudolf Burkert. After him are Arne Åhman, Toivo Loukola, Gustaf Söderström, Galina Zybina, Arthur Russell, and Mikio Oda.

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Among people born in 1878, Pat McDonald ranks 150Before him are Artur Kapp, Gustav Schuft, Holger Thiele, Harriet Bosse, Margaret Abbott, and Ion Dragoumis. After him are María Guadalupe García Zavala, Ernst Hoppenberg, Leopold Staff, René Maire, Viktor Nogin, and Harry Carey. Among people deceased in 1954, Pat McDonald ranks 92Before him are Walter Braunfels, Zofia Nałkowska, Vivian Woodward, John Lennard-Jones, Guy Mairesse, and Hadiya Davletshina. After him are Vincas Krėvė-Mickevičius, Joe May, Reinhold Schünzel, Vitaliano Brancati, Alberto Braglia, and Theodore Lyman IV.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Pat McDonald ranks 176 out of 460Before him are Kathleen Lonsdale (1903), Caitriona Balfe (1979), Robert McClure (1807), Aphex Twin (1971), Maeve Binchy (1939), and Veronica Guerin (1958). After him are Ronnie Drew (1934), George Allman (1812), Elizabeth Bowen (1899), Seán T. O'Kelly (1882), Hugh O'Flaherty (1898), and John Boyne (1971).

Among ATHLETES In Ireland

Among athletes born in Ireland, Pat McDonald ranks 3Before him are John Flanagan (1873) and Patrick Ryan (1881). After him are Matt McGrath (1875), Patrick Leahy (1877), Martin Sheridan (1881), Tim Ahearne (1885), Con Leahy (1876), Tom Kiely (1869), Edward Barrett (1877), Pat O'Callaghan (1906), and Ron Delany (1935).