Today in Irish History – 4th February:

1816 – Robert Hobart, 4th Earl of Buckinghamshire and former MP for Portarlington and Armagh Borough, dies from a fall from his horse in St James’s Park, London. 1830 – O’Connell enters parliament, having taken the new oath of allegiance. 1838 – Medal of Honor awardee, Charles H.T. Collis is born in Co. Cork. 1861 […]

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