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List Rules People on this list must have gone to St Patrick's College, Maynooth and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from St Patrick's College, Maynooth, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from St Patrick's College, Maynooth include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished St Patrick's College, Maynooth alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended St Patrick's College, Maynooth are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from St Patrick's College, Maynooth.

This list below has everything from Craig Doyle to Brian Friel.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to St Patrick's College, Maynooth?” and “Which celebrities are St Patrick's College, Maynooth alumni?”

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Craig Doyle is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Craig Doyle Television presenter, Journalist, Radio Broadcaster Craig Doyle is an Irish television and radio presenter. To British viewers he is recognisable as working for the BBC and ITV. To Irish viewers he is recognisable as working for Raidió ...more

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Joe McHugh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Joe McHugh Politician Joe McHugh is an Irish Fine Gael politician. He has been a Teachta Dála for the Donegal North–East constituency since May 2007.

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John Hume is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John Hume Politician John Hume, KCSG is an Irish former politician from Derry, Northern Ireland. He was a founding member of the Social Democratic and Labour Party, and was co-recipient of the 1998 Nobel Peace ...more

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Dominic Corrigan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Dominic Corrigan Physician Sir Dominic John Corrigan, 1st Baronet, was an Irish physician, known for his original observations in heart disease. The abnormal "collapsing" pulse of aortic valve insufficiency is ...more

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Mary Hanafin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Mary Hanafin Teacher Mary Hanafin is an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who was a Teachta Dála for Dún Laoghaire from 1997 to 2011. She served as Government Chief Whip, Minister for Education and ...more

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Cahal Daly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Cahal Daly Philosopher Cahal Brendan Daly was an Irish philosopher, theologian, writer and international speaker and, in later years, a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. Daly served as the Roman Catholic ...more

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Mary O'Rourke is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Mary O'Rourke Politician Mary O'Rourke is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician. She is a former Teachta Dála for the Longford–Westmeath and Westmeath constituencies. She served as Minister for Education, ...more

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Brian Friel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Brian Friel Screenwriter, Author, Playwright Brian Friel is an Irish dramatist, author and director of the Field Day Theatre Company. He is considered to be one of the greatest living English-language dramatists, hailed by the ...more

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Brian Hayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Brian Hayes Spokesperson, Politician Brian Hayes is an Irish Fine Gael politician and Member of the European Parliament for Dublin since May 2014. He is a former Teachta Dála for the Dublin South–West constituency, and ...more

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Joe Costello is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Joe Costello Politician Joe Costello is an Irish Labour Party politician. He is a Teachta Dála for the Dublin Central constituency and previously served as Minister of State for Trade and Development from ...more

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John O'Mahony is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John O'Mahony Politician John O'Mahony is an Irish Fine Gael politician and former football manager. He is a Teachta Dála for the Mayo constituency, having been elected at the 2007 general election. He was party ...more

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Desmond Connell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Desmond Connell Desmond Connell is a cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church. He is a former Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland. He was born in Dublin. Connell is one of a number of senior clergy to have ...more

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Noel Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Noel Dempsey Noel Dempsey is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician. He was a Teachta Dála for the Meath and Meath West constituencies from 1987 to 2011. Dempsey has also served as Minister for ...more

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Tom McEllistrim is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Tom McEllistrim Thomas "Tom" McEllistrim III is an Irish Fianna Fáil politician. He was a Teachta Dála for the Kerry North constituency from 2002 to 2011. A schoolteacher, McEllistrim ...more

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Máire Hoctor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Máire Hoctor Máire Hoctor is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician. She was a Teachta Dála for the Tipperary North constituency from 2002 to 2011. She was educated at St. Mary's ...more

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John O'Donohue is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John O'Donohue John O'Donohue was an Irish poet, author, priest, and Hegelian philosopher. He was a native Irish speaker, and as an author is best known for popularising Celtic spirituality.

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Archbishop Thomas Morris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Archbishop Thomas Morris

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James Vincent Murphy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
James Vincent Murphy James Vincent Murphy was an Irish translator, writer, and journalist, who published one of the first complete English translations of Mein Kampf in 1939. James Murphy attended St. Patrick's ...more

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John Dominic Crossan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John Dominic Crossan John Dominic Crossan is an Irish-American New Testament scholar, historian of early Christianity, and former Catholic priest who has produced both scholarly and popular works. His research has ...more

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Robert Whitty is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Robert Whitty Father Robert Whitty, S. J. was an Irish Jesuit priest. Born at Pouldarrig, near Oylgate, he entered Maynooth College in his fourteenth year. Having added two years on the Dumboyne Establishment ...more

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John Boyce is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John Boyce John Boyce was a novelist, lecturer, and Catholic priest, known under the assumed name of "Paul Peppergrass". His father was the wealthy proprietor of the principal hotel in the town ...more

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Liam Lawton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Liam Lawton Singer, Priesthood Fr. Liam Lawton is an award winning multi platinum, Irish, singer-songwriter and Roman Catholic priest.

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Michael J. O'Doherty is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
Michael J. O'Doherty Priest Michael James O'Doherty was the 27th Roman Catholic Archbishop of Manila in the Philippines. Born in Ireland, O'Doherty was Archbishop for 33 years from 1916 until his death in 1949, making him ...more

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John McAreavey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous St Patrick's College, Maynooth Alumni
John McAreavey John McAreavey is the Bishop of the Diocese of Dromore. He was born in Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland.