History of Ireland (1801–1923)
Ireland was a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1801 to 1922. For almost all of this period, the island was governed by the UK Parliament in London through its Dublin Castle...
Guinness to be vegan-friendly
After 256 years, the brewers behind the famous pint of the black stuff are shaking up its original recipe. Vegans and vegetarians alike will soon be able to enjoy a pint of Ireland’s most famous stout...
How to survive your first Guinness
Most visitors to Ireland can’t wait to try a real pint of Guinness. They are right. It’s the only country where you can get a real pint. The foreign stuff is the piss they scrape off the top. They hav...
Easter Rising
The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, 1916. The Rising was mounted by Irish republicans to en...
Great Famine (Ireland)
The Great Famine (Irish: an Gorta Mór) was a period of mass starvation, disease and emigration in Ireland between 1845 and 1852. It is sometimes referred to, mostly outside Ireland, as the Irish P...
1920 in Ireland
Events from the year 1920 in Ireland.
1921 in Ireland
Events from the year 1921 in Ireland.
1922 in Ireland
Events from the year 1922 in Ireland.
See also Timeline of the Irish Civil War
Irish War of Independence
The Irish War of Independence (Irish: Cogadh na Saoirse) or Anglo-Irish War was a guerrilla war fought from 1919 to 1921 between the Irish Republican Army (the army of the Irish Republic) and the ...
Young Ireland
Young Ireland (Irish: Éire Óg, [ˈeːɾʲə ˈoːɡ]) was a political, cultural and social movement of the mid-19th century. It led changes in Irish nationalism, including an abortive rebellion known as ...
Guinness to be vegan-friendly
After 256 years, the brewers behind the famous pint of the black stuff are shaking up its original recipe. Vegans and vegetarians alike will soon be able to enjoy a pint of Ireland’s most famous stout...
Catholic Association
The Catholic Association was an Irish Roman Catholic political organisation set up by Daniel O'Connell in the early nineteenth century to campaign for Catholic emancipation within the United Kingdom o...
Irish Parliamentary Party
The Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP; commonly called the Irish Party or the Home Rule Party; in Irish Páirtí Parlaiminteach na hÉireann or Páirtí um Rialtas Dúchais) was formed in 1882 by Charles Stewa...
County Wexford (1914–23)
County Wexford (Irish: Contae Loch Garman) is a county located in the south-east of Ireland. The period 1916–1923 was one of the most turbulent in the county's history. In 1914 Ireland was still p...
First Dáil
The First Dáil (Irish: An Chéad Dáil) was Dáil Éireann as it convened from 1919–1921. It was the first meeting of the unicameral parliament of the revolutionary Irish Republic. In 1919 candidates ...
Clan na Gael
The Clan na Gael (in modern Irish orthography: Clann na nGael, [ˈklˠan̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈŋeːlʲ], family of the Gaels) was an Irish republican organization in the United States in the late 19th and 20th centurie...
Irish general election, 1922
The Irish general election of 1922 took place in Southern Ireland on 16 June 1922, under the provisions of the 1921 Anglo-Irish Treaty to elect a constituent assembly paving the way for the formal est...
Plan of Campaign
The Plan of Campaign was a stratagem adopted in Ireland between 1886 and 1891, co-ordinated by Irish politicians for the benefit of tenant farmers, against mainly absentee and rack-rent landlords. It ...
Home Rule League
The Home Rule League (1873–1882), sometimes called the Home Rule Party, was a political party which campaigned for home rule for Ireland within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, when i...
Royal Dublin Fusiliers
The Royal Dublin Fusiliers was an Irish infantry Regiment of the British Army created in 1881, one of eight Irish regiments raised and garrisoned in Ireland, with its home depot in Naas. The Regiment...