Top 20 Activist celebrities in Ireland
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Activist celebrities [Updated May 29, 2022].
Danny Morrison was born
on January 9, 1953
He became secretary of Ireland's largest arts festival, Feile an Phobail.
Robert Emmet was born
on March 4, 1778
After he was sentenced to death for his part in the rebellion, he said in a speech that he wanted his gravestone to be blank until Ireland was is its own country.
Mairead Maguire was born
on January 27, 1944
in Belfast, Ireland.
Sinéad Burke was born
on September 19, 1990
She's also an ambassador for the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and the Irish Girl Guides. She also co-founded the Inclusive Fashion and Design Collective (IFDC) with the US disability advocate Liz Jackson.
Panti was born
on November 29, 1968
in Ballinrobe, Ireland.
He played a key role in Ireland’s successful campaign for marriage equality. These efforts as well as his early life were documented in the 2015 documentary The Queen of Ireland.
Patrick Pearse was born
on November 10, 1879
He was executed at the age of thirty-six after reading the Proclamation of the Irish Republic and thereby spurring the bloody Easter Rising.