Historical Figures Famous Assassinations in Ireland  

David Jones
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Famous assassinations in Ireland, including political assassinations and other ideological assassinations. These 11 assassinated people were all killed under suspicious circumstances in Ireland, usually because of their beliefs.

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Brian Boruma is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Brian Boruma Killed In: 1014

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Lord Frederick Cavendish is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 46 (1836-1882) - Killed In: 1882

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Thomas Henry Burke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 53 (1829-1882) - Killed In: 1882

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Tomás Mac Curtain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 36 (1884-1920) - Killed In: 1920

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Michael Collins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 32 (1890-1922) - Killed In: 1922

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Kevin O'Higgins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 35 (1892-1927) - Killed In: 1927

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Henry Boyle Townshend Somervil... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 73 (1863-1936) - Killed In: 1936

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Christopher Ewart-Biggs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 55 (1921-1976) - Killed In: 1976

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Louis Mountbatten is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Louis Mountbatten Killed In: 1979

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Dominic McGlinchey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 40 (1954-1994) - Killed In: 1994

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Veronica Guerin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Assassinations in Ireland
Died at 38 (1958-1996) - Killed In: 1996