Eamon de Valera

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Noun1.Eamon de Valera - Irish statesman (born in the United States)Eamon de Valera - Irish statesman (born in the United States); as president of the Irish Free State he was responsible for the new constitution of 1937 that created the state of Eire (1882-1975)
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EAMON De Valera had a premonition JFK would be assassinated, it was revealed yesterday.
Good use was made of these by historians Diarmaid Ferriter, now professor of Modern History in UCD, and the late Ronan Fanning, who had a special interest in Anglo-Irish relations in' their respective books Judging Dev (2007) and Eamon de Valera: A Will to Power (2015).
1932 - Eamon De Valera becomes President of Ireland.
1922: Irish Nationalist Eamon De Valera called a convention of the Sinn Fein, declaring the Republican Government the only legitimate one in all Ireland 1958: Dudley-born Duncan Edwards, pictured, one of the famous 'Busby Babes' Manchester United team, died in hospital at the age of 21 following the Munich air crash on February 6.
The vote share was just below the record 56.3 percent received by longtime independence leader Eamon de Valera in a two-way contest in 1959.
Of which country was Eamon De Valera president from 1959 to 1973?
Eamon De Valera presented him with the seal of office in 1973.
Eamon de Valera: A Will to Power, Ronan Fanning, Faber and Faber, 320 pages
Eamon de Valera founded which political party in 1926?
Ireland was asked to help with Jewish refugees fleeing the Holocaust; the country's then head of government, Eamon de Valera, delayed making a decision.