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#100 years

# 100-years - Friday 12 August, 2022

Arthur Griffith remembered in Leinster House following criticism of a lack of State commemoration
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# 100 Years

Arthur Griffith remembered in Leinster House following criticism of a lack of State commemoration

Aug 12th 2022, 1:18 PM 10,850 Views 14 Comments

A ceremony took place in Leinster House following criticism about the lack of a State commemoration.

# 100-years - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Irish Air Corps celebrates 100 years of service with Dublin city fly past
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# 100 Years

Irish Air Corps celebrates 100 years of service with Dublin city fly past

Updated Mar 23rd 2022, 1:11 PM 21,000 Views 43 Comments

The Irish Air Corps celebrated 100 years since its formation at Casement Aerodrome this morning.

# 100-years - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Commemoration marks the 100th anniversary of the handover of Dublin Castle
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# 100 Years

Commemoration marks the 100th anniversary of the handover of Dublin Castle

Jan 16th 2022, 8:07 PM 16,674 Views 25 Comments

Michael Collins and other members of the provisional Government took over Dublin Castle from the British 100 years ago today.

Commemoration to mark the 100th anniversary of Dublin Castle handover taking place today
# 100 Years On
# 100 Years On

Commemoration to mark the 100th anniversary of Dublin Castle handover taking place today

Jan 16th 2022, 7:45 AM 14,481 Views 14 Comments

On 16 January 1922 at 1.45pm, the Viceroy of Ireland formally handed over power.

# 100-years - Saturday 4 December, 2021

The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'
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# 100 Years On

The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'

Dec 4th 2021, 12:04 PM 31,921 Views 35 Comments

The Anglo-Irish Treaty, or simply ‘The Treaty’, was signed on 6 December 1921.

# 100-years - Friday 1 January, 2021

Timeline of '21: Ireland faces tricky commemorative year as violence leads to Treaty
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# 100 Years

Timeline of '21: Ireland faces tricky commemorative year as violence leads to Treaty

Jan 1st 2021, 8:00 AM 24,756 Views 27 Comments

What are the main commemorative dates to keep an eye on this year?

# 100-years - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Boris Johnson to announce Northern Ireland centenary plans today
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# 100 Years

Boris Johnson to announce Northern Ireland centenary plans today

Aug 13th 2020, 8:52 AM 21,902 Views 65 Comments

A Centenary Forum and Centenary Historical Advisory Panel will be created.

# 100-years - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Minister to lay wreath at ceremony to mark centenary of Soloheadbeg Ambush
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# 100 Years

Minister to lay wreath at ceremony to mark centenary of Soloheadbeg Ambush

Jan 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 17,053 Views 26 Comments

The Soloheadbeg Ambush is widely seen as the event which sparked the War of Independence.

# 100-years - Sunday 13 January, 2019

The Soloheadbeg Ambush and the shots heard around the world
# War Of Independence
# War Of Independence

The Soloheadbeg Ambush and the shots heard around the world

Jan 13th 2019, 9:15 PM 33,504 Views 38 Comments

It’s widely seen as the event which sparked the War of Independence.

# 100-years - Monday 30 April, 2018

Wexford will wear this special commemorative jersey for their Leinster SFC opener
# The Model County
From The42
# The Model County

Wexford will wear this special commemorative jersey for their Leinster SFC opener

Apr 30th 2018, 5:59 PM 13,021 Views 9 Comments

It’s 100 years since the Model County won four successive All-Ireland titles.

# 100-years - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

"Votes for women!": Suffragette's granddaughter returns to smash windows at Dublin Castle
# Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington
# Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington

"Votes for women!": Suffragette's granddaughter returns to smash windows at Dublin Castle

Feb 6th 2018, 6:06 PM 19,298 Views 29 Comments

The historic window smashing by suffragette Hanna Sheehy Skeffington was reenacted to mark 100 years since legislation was passed that gave Irish women the right to vote.

# 100-years - Sunday 27 March, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: Remembering the Easter 1916 Rising
Live Mar 27th 2016, 2:10 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Remembering the Easter 1916 Rising

# 100-years - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

This viral beauty video about Ireland has an interesting take on the North/South divide
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From The Daily Edge
# Nice Beret

This viral beauty video about Ireland has an interesting take on the North/South divide

Mar 16th 2016, 5:07 PM 8,188 Views 2 Comments

Berets and guns were accessories, apparently.

# 100-years - Sunday 27 December, 2015

How do you tackle a HR crisis 1,300km from civilisation? Ask Ernest Shackleton
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# 100 Years On

How do you tackle a HR crisis 1,300km from civilisation? Ask Ernest Shackleton

Dec 27th 2015, 9:22 PM 27,090 Views 31 Comments

Here’s how the Kildare-born explorer dealt with an attempted mutiny, 100 years ago today.

# 100-years - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork
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# Tragedy

New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork

May 6th 2015, 6:04 PM 17,710 Views 25 Comments

Tomorrow will mark 100 years to the day that the RMS Luistania sinking.

# 100-years - Thursday 13 November, 2014

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago
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# The View From There

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago

Nov 13th 2014, 3:48 PM 4,941 Views 0 Comments

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

# 100-years - Monday 28 July, 2014

This gif shows the spread of WWI into a global conflict
# WWI
# WWI

This gif shows the spread of WWI into a global conflict

Jul 28th 2014, 9:51 PM 16,453 Views 22 Comments

Gif shows scope of the Great War which claimed over 37 million lives.

Today marks 100 years since the beginning of the First World War
# To War
# To War

Today marks 100 years since the beginning of the First World War

Jul 28th 2014, 6:30 AM 31,812 Views 27 Comments

Within a week all the European superpowers were locked in conflict.

# 100-years - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:11 PM 11,920 Views 27 Comments

It was announced last year that the four houses at 14 to 17 Moore Street are to be converted into a commemorative centre at the national monument.

# 100-years - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Whistleblowers, more whistleblowers and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Whistleblowers, more whistleblowers and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 26th 2014, 9:00 AM 2,879 Views 0 Comments

What’s going on in the world of Irish governance today? This is…

# 100-years - Monday 27 January, 2014

An Post plan two-storey extension of GPO ahead of 1916 anniversary
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# Up For The Rising

An Post plan two-storey extension of GPO ahead of 1916 anniversary

Jan 27th 2014, 4:54 PM 13,068 Views 32 Comments

Planning permission has been sought for a new exhibition, a gallery space and a landscaped outdoor area.

# 100-years - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Meet the woman who wasn't celebrating on her 100th birthday
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# Syria

Meet the woman who wasn't celebrating on her 100th birthday

Jan 14th 2014, 10:30 PM 19,145 Views 11 Comments

As she marks the landmark date, Hallum Al-Amin only fears dying outside her “precious” homeland.

# 100-years - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Pictures: Founding of Irish Volunteers marked at Garden of Remembrance
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# 100 Years

Pictures: Founding of Irish Volunteers marked at Garden of Remembrance

Nov 24th 2013, 1:11 PM 8,789 Views 42 Comments

‘Óglaigh na hÉireann’ were officially launched with a rally at the Rotunda in November 1913.