Richard Mulcahy

1886 - 1971

Richard Mulcahy

Richard James Mulcahy (10 May 1886 – 16 December 1971) was an Irish Fine Gael politician and army general who served as Minister for Education from 1948 to 1951 and from 1954 to 1957, Minister for the Gaeltacht from June 1956 to October 1956, Leader of the Opposition from 1944 to 1948, Leader of Fine Gael from 1944 to 1959, Minister for Local Government and Public Health from 1927 to 1932 and Minister for Defence from January to April 1919 and from 1922 to 1924. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD) from 1918 to 1938 and from 1943 to 1961. He was an army general and commander-in-chief of the Irish Republican Army. He later served in the cabinets of W. T. Cosgrave and John A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Mulcahy has received more than 166,625 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,767th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Richard Mulcahy ranks 12,656 out of 14,801Before him are Ann Richards, Bahlul Lodi, Billy Cunningham, Michael Foot, Forbes Burnham, and Silvan Shalom. After him are Mircea Geoană, Helen Zille, Uri Lupolianski, Gene Okerlund, Nurlan Balgimbayev, and Ted Cruz.

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Among people born in 1886, Richard Mulcahy ranks 176Before him are Apsley Cherry-Garrard, Gustavo Jiménez, Owen Moore, Pauline Bush, Sophie Tucker, and Hugo Black. After him are Maggie Laubser, Edward Everett Horton, Karl Dane, John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever, Margaret Woodrow Wilson, and Spring Byington. Among people deceased in 1971, Richard Mulcahy ranks 146Before him are Chesty Puller, Earl Thomson, King Curtis, Glenda Farrell, Hugo Black, and Leo Burnett. After him are Betty Bronson, Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford, Martha Vickers, Diana Lynn, Bill Thompson, and John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Richard Mulcahy ranks 229 out of 366Before him are Geoffrey Keating (1569), Agnes Mary Clerke (1842), William Desmond Taylor (1872), Ronan Keating (1977), Roddy Doyle (1958), and Maria Doyle Kennedy (1964). After him are Stuart Townsend (1972), John Bruton (1947), Cecelia Ahern (1981), Niall Horan (1993), William Hobson (1792), and Charlie McGettigan (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In Ireland

Among politicians born in Ireland, Richard Mulcahy ranks 43Before him are W. T. Cosgrave (1880), Peter Sutherland (1946), Cathal Brugha (1874), Charles Haughey (1925), Albert Reynolds (1932), and Jack Lynch (1917). After him are John Bruton (1947), William Hobson (1792), William Paterson (1745), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Phil Hogan (1960), and Seán Lemass (1899).

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