#OnThisDay 1923 11 IRA prisoners executed(2 in Limerick, 4 in Tralee&5 in Athlone)
#OnThisDay 1921 The Mid-Clare IRA, lead by Michael Brennan, ambushed & killed 6 RIC at Glenwood House. Eight rifles, seven revolvers & 1,000 rds of ammo were taken. Reprisals followed with the Black and Tans burning houses from Feakle to Sixmilebridge.
#OnThisDay 1902 Kevin Barry was born in Dublin. Barry, a medical student & IRA Volunteer. He had raided for arms & ambushed soldiers, when he was captured & sentenced to death. Barry was the first republican to be executed since the Easter Rising. He was 18.
#SuzannePleshette, U.S. Actress, Died at age 70
1963: A.H.'s 'The Birds' - Annie Hayworth ('Laurel win/G. Globe' nom.)
1972–78: "The Bob Newhart Show" - Emily Hartley
1980: 'Oh, God! Book II' - Paula Richards
2002–03: "Good Morning, Miami" - Claire Arnold
And #OnThisDay in #history in 1946, American singer-songwriter Dolly Parton was born! #HappyBirthday number 75 to the singer with 10 time Grammy Awards and a total of 50 Grammy Award nominations! #DollyParton #singer #songwriter #music #GRAMMYs
#OnThisDay January 19, 1981 @STYXtheBand released their tenth studio album #ParadiseTheater charted at #1 on the @billboardcharts #8 on the @officialcharts. The album is certified 3x platinum and includes the single #TheBestofTimes #TooMuchTimeonMyHands.
#OnThisDay #ArAnLáSeo Following an IRA ambush on a lorry of Auxiliaries at Kilroe (four miles from Headford - no casualties, 10 Auxiliaries wounded, 4 seriously) yesterday, Crown Forces in Galway go on a sustained campaign of retaliation, burning many buildings over the next few-
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