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The proclamation of Irish Independence by Irish Republicans during the Easter Rising of 1916. The uprising was brutally crushed and several leaders were executed by British forces; however, the defeat served as a rallying cry for Irish independence, resulting in a protracted insurgency and eventual Irish independence in 1922.
Another view of #Glasnevin #cemetery. The tower on the left is the largest tombstone in the cemetery and marks the grave of #DanielOConnell. The others #crosses are the average size of stones near the tower and they get smaller. Amazing - there are more than 1.5 million graves here which according to our guide means more bodies here than residents in #Dublin. Though the cemetery is the final resting place and of many of Ireland's most notable figures and largely associated with Irish…
Michael Collins (Irish revolutionary leader, financial minister,Director of Intelligence of the IRA) He was key in the Irish War of Independence and tried to work with England and it's Parliament to achieve such. In the Irish Treaty which he signed it made Ireland a free state