#OTD in 1874 – Birth of revolutionary and politician, Cathal Brugha (b. Charles William St. John Burgess), in Dublin.
Fuair sé bás ar son Saoirse na hÉireann. Twas England bade our wild geese go, that ‘small nations might be free’; Their lonely graves are by Suvla’s waves or the fringe of the great North Sea. Oh, …
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