Find out more about the greatest Northern Irish people, including Saint Patrick, George Best, Paula Malcomson, Conleth Hill and John Stewart Bell.
Liam NeesonLiam Neeson
07 June 1952
Actor
Van MorrisonVan Morrison
31 August 1945
Singer

Conleth HillConleth Hill
24 November 1964
Actor

Johnny McDaidJohnny McDaid
24 July 1976
Singer

Ciarán HindsCiarán Hinds
09 February 1953
Actor

George BestGeorge Best
22 May 1946
Footballer
Michelle FairleyMichelle Fairley
17 January 1964
Actress

Paula MalcomsonPaula Malcomson
01 June 1970
Actress

Colin MorganColin Morgan
01 January 1986
Actor

Ray StevensonRay Stevenson
25 May 1964
Actor
Saint PatrickSaint Patrick
0385 AD
Missionary

Stephen ReaStephen Rea
31 October 1946
Actor
Frances TomeltyFrances Tomelty
06 October 1948
Actress

Amanda BurtonAmanda Burton
10 October 1956
Actress

Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
18 March 1949
Snooker Player
John Stewart BellJohn Stewart Bell
28 June 1928
Physicist

Betty WilliamsBetty Williams
22 May 1943
Activists
Connor WhiteConnor White
20 December 2002
YouTuber

John SheeranJohn Sheeran
1957 AD
Ed Sheeran’s Father

Peter Paul LoughranPeter Paul Loughran
07 July 1969
Ex-husband of Lena Headey
Caitriona BalfeCaitriona Balfe
04 October 1979
Actress

Fiona ShawFiona Shaw
10 July 1958
Actress
Eve HewsonEve Hewson
07 July 1991
Actress

Allen LeechAllen Leech
18 May 1981
Actor

Ronan KeatingRonan Keating
03 March 1977
Singer

Eamonn HolmesEamonn Holmes
03 December 1959
Journalists
Alison DoodyAlison Doody
11 November 1966
Actress
Clive StandenClive Standen
22 July 1981
Actor

James NesbittJames Nesbitt
15 January 1965
Actor

Glen HansardGlen Hansard
21 April 1970
Songwriter

Dave FinlayDave Finlay
31 January 1958
Professional wrestler
Graham LinehanGraham Linehan
22 May 1968
Comedian

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Kyle LaffertyKyle Lafferty
16 September 1987
Association football player

Dermot MorganDermot Morgan
31 March 1952
Comedian

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
04 July 1931
Actor

Damian McGintyDamian McGinty
09 September 1992
Singer
Susan LynchSusan Lynch
05 June 1971
Actress

Samantha MumbaSamantha Mumba
18 January 1983
Singer
Jonathan AitkenJonathan Aitken
30 August 1942
Politician

Damien RiceDamien Rice
07 December 1973
Singer

Niamh CusackNiamh Cusack
20 October 1959
Actress
Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
28 May 1970
Actor

Feargal SharkeyFeargal Sharkey
13 August 1958
Singer
Steven DavisSteven Davis
01 January 1985
Association football player

Orla BradyOrla Brady
28 March 1961
Actress

Shane LynchShane Lynch
03 July 1976
Singer

Richard DormerRichard Dormer
11 November 1969
Actor

Eddie JordanEddie Jordan
30 March 1948
Businessman
Gloria HunnifordGloria Hunniford
10 April 1940
Television presenter

Patrick BerginPatrick Bergin
04 February 1951
Actor

Christy BrownChristy Brown
05 June 1932
Writer

Victoria SmurfitVictoria Smurfit
31 March 1974
Actress
Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
25 February 1952
Motorcycle racer

Elaine CassidyElaine Cassidy
31 December 1979
Actress
John CollisonJohn Collison
06 August 1990
Entrepreneur

Bronagh GallagherBronagh Gallagher
26 April 1972
Actresses

Keith DuffyKeith Duffy
02 June 1966
Bass Guitarist
Brendan HughesBrendan Hughes
16 October 1948
Republican

James UssherJames Ussher
01 January 1581
Archbishop
Augusta, Lady GregoryAugusta, Lady Gregory
15 March 1852
Dramatist

John BrutonJohn Bruton
18 May 1947
Politician

Tony McCoyTony McCoy
04 May 1974
Horse racing jockey
Liam ClancyLiam Clancy
02 September 1935
Musician

Michael DavittMichael Davitt
25 March 1846
Political leader
Ken DohertyKen Doherty
17 September 1969
Snooker Player

James Bryce, 1st Viscount BryceJames Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce
10 May 1838
Historian

James Craig, 1st Viscount CraigavonJames Craig, 1st Viscount Craigavon
08 January 1871
Politician

Paul MuldoonPaul Muldoon
20 June 1951
Poet, Author, University teacher, Writer
Mark DurkanMark Durkan
26 June 1960
Politician
Andrew ScottAndrew Scott
21 October 1976
Actor

Josef LockeJosef Locke
23 March 1917
Singer

Frank HarrisFrank Harris
14 February 1856
Journalist

Cathal GouldingCathal Goulding
02 January 1923
Military Leader
Thomas KinsellaThomas Kinsella
04 May 1928
Poet

Bernadette DevlinBernadette Devlin
23 April 1947
Politician

Saint KevinSaint Kevin
0498 AD
Saint

Lord Edward FitzgeraldLord Edward Fitzgerald
15 October 1763
Rebel

Sir James GalwaySir James Galway
08 December 1939
Musician
Edward Henry Carson, Baron CarsonEdward Henry Carson, Baron Carson
09 February 1854
Politician

James Butler, 2nd duke of OrmondeJames Butler, 2nd duke of Ormonde
29 April 1665
Statesman
Augustus Andrew SpenceAugustus Andrew Spence
28 June 1933
Militant

Sean O'CaseySean O'Casey
30 March 1880
Dramatist

Seán T. O'KellySeán T. O'Kelly
25 August 1882
President of Ireland