Cardinal D'Alton
John Dalton
Louis D'Alton
Edward Daly
James Daly
William Dargan
George Darley
Samuel Davidson
Christina Davis
Francis Davis
Thomas Davis
Michael Davitt
Cecil Day Lewis
Donncha DeBarra
Colm De Bhailis
Tomas De Bhaldraithe
Aodh De Blacam
Padraig De Brun
John DeCourcy
Teresa Deevy
Mary Delany
Patrick Delany
Sir John Denham
Thomas Dermody
Charlotte Despard
Eamon De Valera
Sinead DeValera
Aubrey DeVere
Mickey Devine
Anne Devlin
Denis Devlin
Joe Devlin
Paddy Devlin
John Devoy
Brian Dillon
Eilis Dillon
Gerard Dillon
James Dillon
John Blake Dillon
Thomas James Dixon
Thomas Dockrell
Kieran Doherty
Michael Doheny
Dan Donnelly
Edward Dowden
Jack Doyle
Lynn C Doyle
William Drennan
Terry Driscoll
Maire Drumm
Thomas Drummond
Dublin Medical Colleges
Frank Duff
Edward Duffy
Charles Gavan Duffy
James Duffy
Denis Duggan
Sir Patrick Dun
John Dunlap
Joey Dunlop
John Boyd Dunlop
Ben Dunne
Sean Dunne
Lord Dunsany
Dutch Airline Crash
Michael Dwyer















































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John Francis D'Alton - Cardinal

John Dalton - Historian. History of the County of Dublin

Louis D'Alton - playwright

Edward Daly - 1916 leader

James Daly - executed during Indian mutiny

William Dargan - Engineer responsible for many railways in Ireland. Also National Gallery

George Darley - poet

Samuel Davidson - Belfast industrialist. Sirocco Works

Christina Davis - Woman who served in the British army as a man

Francis Davis - The Belfastman, a weaver poet

Thomas Davis - Young Irelander. Author of A Nation Once Again

Michael Davitt - Founder of the Land League

Cecil Day Lewis - writer and Poet Laureate. Father of actor Daniel DL

Donncha DeBarra - Died on hunger strike


Colm De Bhailis - poet, lived until 106

Tomas De Bhaildraithe - best known for his dictionary

Aodh De Blacam - writer

Padraig De Brun - translated the classics into Irish

John De Courcy - premier Baron of Ireland

Teresa Deevy - playwright

Mary Delany - Diarist

Patrick Delany - Considered by Swift to be the finest wit in Ireland

Sir John Denham - Dr Johnson described him as being one of the fathers of English poetry

Thomas Dermody - poet

Charlotte Despard - suffragette and supporter of radical causes

Eamon De Valera - 1916 leader, President and Taoiseach

Ruaidhri De Valera - Professor of Archaeology


Sinead De Valera - writer

Aubrey De Vere - writer

Mickey Devine - died on hunger strike

Anne Devlin - servant of Robert Emmet

Denis Devlin - poet

Paddy Devlin - politician

John Devoy - Fenian. Commissioned the first modern submarine

Brian Dillon - patriot

Eilis Dillon - writer. Across the Bitter Sea

Gerard Dillon - painter

James Dillon - politician

John Blake Dillon - Young Ireland, one of the founders of The Nation

Disasters - Titanic, Lusitania, SS Ary


Thomas James Dixon - philantropists

Thomas Dockrell - Dublin businessman

Kieran Doherty - died on hunger strike

Michael Doheny - Fenian and writer The Shan Van Vocht

John Donegan - jeweller who gave religious items to every foreign missionary

Dan Donnelly - boxer

Edward Dowden - Shakespearian

Jack Doyle - boxer

Lynn C Doyle - writer

P V Doyle - hotelier

John Swanwick Drennan - son of William writer

William Drennan - poet first to use Emerald Isle as euphemism for Ireland

Terry Driscoll - satirist

Maire Drumm - Republican, shot dead in hospital


Thomas Drummond - Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. Inventor of limelight

Dublin Medical Colleges - bodies donated for scientific research

Frank Duff - founder of the Legion of Mary

Edward Duffy - Fenian

Charles Gavan Duffy - Young Irelander. Prime Minister of Victoria

James Duffy - publisher

Denis Duggan - Fenian

Sir Patrick Dun - President of the Royal College of Physicians

John Dunlap - printed the American Declaration of Independence

Joey Dunlop - world champion motorcyclist

John Boyd Dunlop - inventor of the pneumatic tyre

Ben Dunne - founder of the Dunnes Stores empire

Sean Dunne - poet


Lord Dunsany - writer

Dutch Airline Crash - Buried in Galway

Michael Dwyer - Fenian