Famous People From Ireland
Robert BoyleRobert Boyle
25 January 1627
Founder of Modern Chemistry, Boyle's Law
John TyndallJohn Tyndall
02 August 1820
Physicist

Ernest WaltonErnest Walton
06 October 1903
Physicist

Sir William Rowan HamiltonSir William Rowan Hamilton
04 August 1805
Physicist, Astronomer and Mathematician

Walter O'BrienWalter O'Brien
24 February 1975
Business Person

John LennoxJohn Lennox
07 November 1943
mathematician, philosopher of science, university
Francis BeaufortFrancis Beaufort
27 May 1774
Hydrographer

Francis Ysidro EdgeworthFrancis Ysidro Edgeworth
08 February 1845
Economist, Statistician, Lawyer, Mathematician

George Johnstone StoneyGeorge Johnstone Stoney
15 February 1826
Physicist
John JolyJohn Joly
01 November 1857
Physicist

Edward SabineEdward Sabine
14 October 1788
Astronomer
George Francis FitzGeraldGeorge Francis FitzGerald
03 August 1851
Physicist, University teacher

Robert MalletRobert Mallet
03 June 1810
Civil engineer

John Sealy TownsendJohn Sealy Townsend
07 June 1868
Physicist

Richard KirwanRichard Kirwan
01 August 1733
Geologist

Richard Dixon OldhamRichard Dixon Oldham
31 July 1858
Geologist
Robert AdrainRobert Adrain
30 September 1775
Mathematician

John Kells IngramJohn Kells Ingram
07 July 1823
Economist

Abdusalam AbubakarAbdusalam Abubakar
1990 AD
Scientist

George DarleyGeorge Darley
1795 AD
Poet
James Hingston TuckeyJames Hingston Tuckey
31 July 1776
Explorer

Henry Horatio DixonHenry Horatio Dixon
19 May 1869
Professor
Sir Richard Griffith, 1st BaronetSir Richard Griffith, 1st Baronet
20 September 1784
Geologist

Mountifort LongfieldMountifort Longfield
1802 AD
Lawyer

Sir George Gabriel StokesSir George Gabriel Stokes
13 August 1819