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
Saint PatrickSaint Patrick
0385 AD
Missionary

Jamie DornanJamie Dornan
01 May 1982
Actor

Ciarán HindsCiarán Hinds
09 February 1953
Actor

Van MorrisonVan Morrison
31 August 1945
Singer

George BestGeorge Best
22 May 1946
Footballer
Ray StevensonRay Stevenson
25 May 1964
Actor

Johnny McDaidJohnny McDaid
24 July 1976
Singer

Stephen ReaStephen Rea
31 October 1946
Actor
Colin MorganColin Morgan
01 January 1986
Actor

Amanda BurtonAmanda Burton
10 October 1956
Actress
Frances TomeltyFrances Tomelty
06 October 1948
Actress

Michelle FairleyMichelle Fairley
17 January 1964
Actress

Paula MalcomsonPaula Malcomson
01 June 1970
Actress

Conleth HillConleth Hill
24 November 1964
Actor

Gloria HunnifordGloria Hunniford
10 April 1940
Television Presenter
Nauheed CyrusiNauheed Cyrusi
19 October 1982
Actress

Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
18 March 1949
Snooker Player

Feargal SharkeyFeargal Sharkey
13 August 1958
Singer

Bronagh GallagherBronagh Gallagher
26 April 1972
Actresses
John Stewart BellJohn Stewart Bell
28 June 1928
Physicist

John SheeranJohn Sheeran
1957 AD
Ed Sheeran’s Father
Betty WilliamsBetty Williams
22 May 1943
Activists

Peter Paul LoughranPeter Paul Loughran
07 July 1969
Ex-husband of Lena Headey

Connor WhiteConnor White
20 December 2002
YouTuber
Eve HewsonEve Hewson
07 July 1991
Actress

Caitriona BalfeCaitriona Balfe
04 October 1979
Actress
James NesbittJames Nesbitt
15 January 1965
Actor

Andrew ScottAndrew Scott
21 October 1976
Actor

Brendan RodgersBrendan Rodgers
26 January 1973
Football coach
Fiona ShawFiona Shaw
10 July 1958
Actress

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Susan LynchSusan Lynch
05 June 1971
Actress
Ronan KeatingRonan Keating
03 March 1977
Singer

Clive StandenClive Standen
22 July 1981
Actor

Graham LinehanGraham Linehan
22 May 1968
Comedian

Allen LeechAllen Leech
18 May 1981
Actor
Eoin MorganEoin Morgan
10 September 1986
Cricketer
Alison DoodyAlison Doody
11 November 1966
Actress

Niamh CusackNiamh Cusack
20 October 1959
Actress

Ardal O'HanlonArdal O'Hanlon
08 October 1965
Comedian

Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
28 May 1970
Actor
Sally RooneySally Rooney
20 February 1991
Novelist

Steven DavisSteven Davis
01 January 1985
Association football player

Richard DormerRichard Dormer
11 November 1969
Actor

Eamonn HolmesEamonn Holmes
03 December 1959
Journalists

Dermot MorganDermot Morgan
31 March 1952
Comedian
John CollisonJohn Collison
06 August 1990
Entrepreneur

Kyle LaffertyKyle Lafferty
16 September 1987
Association football player
Danny O'DonoghueDanny O'Donoghue
03 October 1980
Singer

Glen HansardGlen Hansard
21 April 1970
Songwriter

Stephen BoydStephen Boyd
04 July 1931
Actor
Orla BradyOrla Brady
28 March 1961
Actress

Elaine CassidyElaine Cassidy
31 December 1979
Actress
Eoin MackenEoin Macken
21 February 1983
Actor

Patrick BerginPatrick Bergin
04 February 1951
Actor

Samantha MumbaSamantha Mumba
18 January 1983
Singer

Jonathan AitkenJonathan Aitken
30 August 1942
Politician

Victoria SmurfitVictoria Smurfit
31 March 1974
Actress
Christy BrownChristy Brown
05 June 1932
Writer

Dave FinlayDave Finlay
31 January 1958
Professional wrestler

Bernadette DevlinBernadette Devlin
23 April 1947
Politician

Ken DohertyKen Doherty
17 September 1969
Snooker Player
Eddie JordanEddie Jordan
30 March 1948
Businessman

Jim CorrJim Corr
31 July 1964
Singer
Shane LynchShane Lynch
03 July 1976
Singer

Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
25 February 1952
Motorcycle racer

Damian McGintyDamian McGinty
09 September 1992
Singer
Jim BeglinJim Beglin
29 July 1963
Football player

Edward Henry Carson, Baron CarsonEdward Henry Carson, Baron Carson
09 February 1854
Politician
Pat JenningsPat Jennings
12 June 1945
Footballer

Sean O'CaseySean O'Casey
30 March 1880
Dramatist

Conor Cruise O'BrienConor Cruise O'Brien
03 November 1917
Politician
Lembit ÖpikLembit Öpik
02 March 1965
Politician

Tony McCoyTony McCoy
04 May 1974
Horse racing jockey
Brendan HughesBrendan Hughes
16 October 1948
Republican

Sir James GalwaySir James Galway
08 December 1939
Musician

Richard MontgomeryRichard Montgomery
02 December 1738
Soldier

Augusta, Lady GregoryAugusta, Lady Gregory
15 March 1852
Dramatist
Augustus Andrew SpenceAugustus Andrew Spence
28 June 1933
Militant
Liam ClancyLiam Clancy
02 September 1935
Musician

Lord Edward FitzgeraldLord Edward Fitzgerald
15 October 1763
Rebel

James UssherJames Ussher
01 January 1581
Archbishop

Saint MalachySaint Malachy
1094 AD
Archbishop
John BrutonJohn Bruton
18 May 1947
Politician

Saint KevinSaint Kevin
0498 AD
Saint

Alfred HarmsworthAlfred Harmsworth
15 July 1865
British publisher

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

Paul MuldoonPaul Muldoon
20 June 1951
Poet, Author, University teacher, Writer
Harry FergusonHarry Ferguson
04 November 1884
Mechanic

Seán T. O'KellySeán T. O'Kelly
25 August 1882
President of Ireland
Brian KeenanBrian Keenan
1942 AD
Revolutionary

John NicholsonJohn Nicholson
11 December 1822
Colonial official
Frank HarrisFrank Harris
14 February 1856
Journalist
Michael DavittMichael Davitt
25 March 1846
Political leader