Pat O'Callaghan

1906 - 1991

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Patrick "Pat" O'Callaghan (28 January 1906 – 1 December 1991) was an Irish athlete and Olympic gold medallist. He was the first athlete from Ireland to win an Olympic medal under the Irish flag rather than the British. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat O'Callaghan has received more than 52,655 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Pat O'Callaghan is the 1,051st most popular athlete (down from 494th in 2019), the 314th most popular biography from Ireland (down from 203rd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Irish Athlete.

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Among athletes, Pat O'Callaghan ranks 1,051 out of 3,055. Before him are Phil Edwards, Bob Seagren, Marian Woronin, Keto Losaberidze, Kajsa Bergqvist, and Vénuste Niyongabo. After him are Romy Müller, Randy Williams, Olga Shishigina, Brit Pettersen, Vladimír Růžička, and Radion Gataullin.

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Among people born in 1906, Pat O'Callaghan ranks 323Before him are Olive Borden, Emerson Spencer, Catherine Cookson, S. I. Hayakawa, Mauri Rose, and Jim Bausch. After him are Charley Borah, Stuart Milner-Barry, Julio Rosales, Dunc Gray, and Bea Benaderet. Among people deceased in 1991, Pat O'Callaghan ranks 215Before him are Aline MacMahon, Joan Caulfield, Danny Thomas, Natalie Schafer, David Ruffin, and Gloria Holden. After him are Yanka Dyagileva, Charlie Barnet, Angus Wilson, Happy Chandler, John Kerr, and John Tower.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Pat O'Callaghan ranks 314 out of 460. Before him are Shelley McNamara (1952), Shane Filan (1979), Paddy Moloney (1938), Marian Keyes (1963), Edward Carson (1854), and Johnny Carey (1919). After him are Charlie McGettigan (1950), John Moore (1970), Patrick Kavanagh (1904), Glen Hansard (1970), Thomas Fitzsimons (1741), and Seán Lemass (1899).

Among ATHLETES In Ireland

Among athletes born in Ireland, Pat O'Callaghan ranks 11Before him are Patrick Leahy (1877), Martin Sheridan (1881), Tim Ahearne (1885), Con Leahy (1876), Tom Kiely (1869), and Edward Barrett (1877). After him are Ron Delany (1935), Eamonn Coghlan (1952), Sonia O'Sullivan (1969), Michael Carruth (1967), Robert Heffernan (1978), and Derval O'Rourke (1981).