Count John McCormack
 

 

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Count John McCormack 1884-1945

Born in Athlone, County Westmeath. One of the most famous tenors of his day, he was made a hereditary Papal Count in 1928 for his services to charity. He made numerous recordings and appeared in films, the most famous being Song O My Heart. He is buried in Dublin.

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "Dead and Buried in Dublin - An Illustrated Guide to the Historic Graves of Dublin.  Click here to order a copy of this book