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Costello, John Aloysiuslocked

  • David Harkness


Costello, John Aloysius (1891–1976), taoiseach, was born in Rathdown Road, North Circular Road, Dublin, on 20 June 1891, the second of the three children (he had an elder brother and a younger sister) of John Costello, Land Registry clerk, of Rathdown Road, and his wife, ...

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