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Prof. John Augustin MURPHY

Prof. John Augustin MURPHY, Irish Member of the Seanad Éireann.

Background

  • MURPHY, Prof. John Augustin was born on January 17, 1927 in Macroom, County Cork, Ireland. Parents: Timothy Murphy and Nellie Murphy (née O’Shea).

  • Education

    • University College, Cork, Bachelor of Arts, history, 1948, Master of Arts, 1951.

    Career

    • Senator, National University of Ireland Constituency, 1977-1983, since 1987. Professor, of Irish History, University College Cork, 1971-1990.

    Works

    • Ireland in the Twentieth Century, 1975.

    Personality

    Interests

    Walking, music; foreign affairs, N.Ireland, education, church-state relations, Anglo-Irish relations.

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