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Wednesday, May 5, 2010
5 May 1916
John (Sean) MacBride (1865-1916): born in County Mayo; settled in Paris, where he married Maude Gonne, 1903; member of the Supreme Council of the IRB, but was not involved in the planning of the Easter Rising; served in it under MacDonagh; executed 5 May 1916.