Daniel Corkery (author)

Irish politician, writer and academic (1878–1964) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Daniel Corkery (Irish: Dónall Ó Corcora; 14 February 1878 – 31 December 1964) was an Irish politician, writer and academic. He is known as the author of The Hidden Ireland, a 1924 study of the poetry of eighteenth-century Irish language poets in Munster.

Quick facts: Daniel Corkery, Senator, Constituency, Person...
Daniel Corkery
In office
August 1951  July 1954
ConstituencyNominated by the Taoiseach
Personal details
Born(1878-02-14)14 February 1878
Cork, Ireland
Died31 December 1964(1964-12-31) (aged 86)
Cork, Ireland
Political partyFianna Fáil
EducationPresentation Brothers College
Alma materSt Patrick's College, Dublin