Francis MacManus
 

 

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Francis MacManus 1909-1965

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Born in Kilkenny. He worked as a teacher until he joined RTÉ in 1948. He wrote over a dozen novels, as well as short stories and biographies. His works include Stand and Give Challenge, Candle for the Proud, Men Withering, The Fire in the Dust and The Greatest of These. He is buried in Dublin.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book