Death of Seán McBride 1988

#OnThisDay 1988 Seán MacBride, son of Maud Gonne & Major John MacBride died. MacBride joined the Volunteers as a teenager. He became Chief of Staff of the IRA in 1936 & later a TD. MacBride lead Amnesty International & was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1974.

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