Famous People Born In Galway

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Nicola Coughlan
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Birthdate: January 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 2 
Nora-Jane Noone
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Birthdate: March 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 3 
Hilary Rose
(Actress)
Hilary Rose
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 4 
Owen McDonnell
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Birthdate: 1974 AD
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Fiona O Shaughnessy
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Birthdate: 1979 AD
 6 
Conor Woodman
(Film Director)
Conor Woodman
2
Birthdate: March 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
 7 
Ken Bruen
(Novelist)
Ken Bruen
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1951 AD
Christy O'Connor, Sr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 14, 2016
 9 
Seán Cannon
(Musician)
Seán Cannon
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 29, 1940
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 10 
Alice Mary Higgins
(Politician)
Alice Mary Higgins
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 10, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
 11 
Cathy Belton
(Actress)
Cathy Belton
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 12 
Hudson Lowe
(Soldier)
Hudson Lowe
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 28, 1769
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 10, 1844
 13 
Mary Coughlan
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 5, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
 14 
Maureen O'Carroll
(Politician)
Maureen O'Carroll
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 29, 1913
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 9, 1984
 15 
Pippa Hackett
(Politician)
Pippa Hackett
1
Listed In: Leaders
 16 
Alan Devine
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Birthdate: 1970 AD
 17 
Catherine Connolly
(Politician)
Catherine Connolly
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 12, 1957
Sun Sign: Cancer
 18 
Alice Perry
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Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: October 24, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 21, 1969
 19 
Hildegarde Naughton
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
 20 
Edward Martyn
(Irish Playwright Best Known for His Political Play)
Edward Martyn
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 30, 1859
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: December 5, 1923
 21 
Walter Macken
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 3, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: April 22, 1967
 22 
Jarlath Conroy
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Birthdate: September 30, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Doireann Ní Ghríofa
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1981 AD
 24 
Layla Flaherty
(Actress who appeared in the ‘scripted-reality’ TV show Desperate Scousewives, which was broadcast on E4 in 2011)
Layla Flaherty
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Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 1983 AD
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 25 
John Sealy Townsend
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 7, 1868
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: February 16, 1957
 26 
Emmett Hughes
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Birthdate: January 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 27 
John Wilson Croker
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 20, 1780
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: August 10, 1857
 28 
Julie-Ann Russell
(Footballer)
Julie-Ann Russell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 29 
Richard Kirwan
(Geologist)
Richard Kirwan
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 1, 1733
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: June 22, 1812
 30 
Aindrias Stack
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Birthdate: November 9, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 31 
Joe Pilkington
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Birthdate: 1940 AD
Died: July 7, 1999
 32 
Barbara Hewson
(Barrister)
Barbara Hewson
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 1961 AD
Died: January 9, 2021
 33 
Sir George Staunton, 1st Baronet
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 10, 1737
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 14, 1801
 34 
Arthur Keaveney
(Historian)
Arthur Keaveney
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Birthdate: July 8, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 23, 2020