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Cearbhall O’Dalaigh 1911-1978

Born in Bray, County Wicklow. He was called to the Bar in 1934. He was Attorney General 1946-8 and 1951-3. He was Chief Justice I 1961 and in 1972 he was the Irish representative on the EEC Court of Justice. He was made 5th President of Ireland after the death of Erskine Childers. He is buried in County Kerry.