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#OTD in 1882 – Birth of writer and poet, Padraic Ó Conaire, in Galway.
Patrick Joseph Conroy (Pádraic Ó Conaire) was born in Galway City in 1882 to middle-class Catholic publicans. Following the untimely deaths of his parents (his father in 1887 and his mother in 1894…