Famous People Born In Dublin

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 1 
Conor McGregor
(Mixed Martial Artist)

Conor McGregor
109
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 
Oscar Wilde
(One of the Greatest Playwrights of the 'Victorian Era')

Oscar Wilde
45
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 16, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 30, 1900

 3 
Bono
(Lead Vocalist and Primary Lyricist of The Rock Band 'U2')

Bono
36
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 4 
George Bernard Shaw
(Irish playwright Who Won the 1925 Nobel Prize in Literature)

George Bernard Shaw
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 26, 1856
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: November 2, 1950

 5 
Domhnall Gleeson
(Known for His Role as Bill Weasley in 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 & Part 2')

Domhnall Gleeson
9
Birthdate: May 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 6 
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1834))

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 1, 1769
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: September 14, 1852

 7 
Brendan Gleeson
(Actor, Director)

Brendan Gleeson
12
Birthdate: November 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 8 
Jonathan Swift
(Satirist & Author of 'Gulliver's Travels',' A Tale of a Tub' and 'A Modest Proposal')

Jonathan Swift
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 30, 1667
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 19, 1745

 9 

Aidan Gillen
11
Birthdate: April 24, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 

Maureen O’Hara
8
Birthdate: August 17, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 24, 2015
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 11 
Francis Bacon
(Painter)

Francis Bacon
2
Birthdate: October 28, 1909
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 28, 1992

 12 
Sarah Bolger
(Actress)

Sarah Bolger
1
Birthdate: February 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 13 

Dominique McElligott
2
Birthdate: March 5, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 14 

Brian Gleeson
2
Birthdate: November 14, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 15 
Liam Cunningham
(Best Known for Playing Davos Seaworth in the HBO Epic-Fantasy Series 'Game of Thrones')

Liam Cunningham
2
Birthdate: June 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 16 

Colm Meaney
3
Birthdate: May 30, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 17 
Iris Murdoch
(Novelist)

Iris Murdoch
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 15, 1919
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: February 8, 1999

 18 
Stephen Gately
(Irish Singer-Songwriter & Co-Lead Singer of the Pop Group 'Boyzone')

Stephen Gately
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 17, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: October 10, 2009
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 19 

Siobhan Fahey
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 20 
Leo Varadkar
(Tánaiste (Since 2020))

Leo Varadkar
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 21 
Ali Hewson
(Activist and Co-founder of the Fashion Line "EDUN" and Skincare Products Company "Nude")

Ali Hewson
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: March 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 22 
Robbie Keane
(Footballer)

Robbie Keane
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Cancer

 23 

Sinéad Cusack
4
Birthdate: February 18, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 24 
Sorcha Cusack
(Actress)

Sorcha Cusack
4
Birthdate: April 9, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries

 25 
Dave Allen
(Comedian)

Dave Allen
1
Birthdate: July 6, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: March 10, 2005

 26 

Danny O Donoghue
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 3, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 27 

Louisa Harland
0
Birthdate: 1994 AD

 28 
John Grimes
(Singer)

John Grimes
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 16, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra

 29 

Fionnula Flanagan
1
Birthdate: December 10, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 30 

Jonas Armstrong
0
Birthdate: January 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 31 

Brenda Fricker
4
Birthdate: February 17, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 32 

Sir William Rowan Hamilton
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 4, 1805
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: September 2, 1865

 33 

Richard Todd
3
Birthdate: June 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 3, 2009

 34 

Micheal Richardson
0
Birthdate: June 22, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer

 35 
Jim Norton
(actor, radio personality)

Jim Norton
0
Birthdate: July 19, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 36 

Richard Flood
1
Birthdate: July 29, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo

 37 
Patrick Pearse
(Barrister and a Leader of the Easter Rising in 1916)

Patrick Pearse
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 10, 1879
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 3, 1916

 38 

Ruth Kearney
0
Birthdate: November 11, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 39 
Phil Laak
(Professional Poker Player)

Phil Laak
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 8, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 40 

Jason O'Mara
1
Birthdate: August 6, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 41 
John Kavanagh
(Martial artist)

John Kavanagh
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 18, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 42 

Frank Kelly
0
Birthdate: December 28, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: February 28, 2016

 43 
Luke Kelly
(Singer)

Luke Kelly
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 17, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 30, 1984

 44 

Jennifer Gibney
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer

 45 

Padraig Harrington
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 31, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 46 

Thomas Moore
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 28, 1779
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: March 20, 1852

 47 

Mark McKenna
2
Birthdate: May 5, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 

Michael McElhatton
0
Birthdate: September 12, 1963
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 49 
Gavin Bazunu
(Football player - Goalkeeper)

Gavin Bazunu
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 2002
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 50 

Barry Fitzgerald
2
Birthdate: March 10, 1888
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 14, 1961