Events

Irish Potato Famine

The Irish Potato Famine, also called the Great Famine or the Great Hunger, was a period in Ireland between 1845 and 1849 of mass starvation, disease, and emigration. With the most severely affected areas in the west and south of Ireland.

Events

World War I

World War I, also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918. Often described as, “the war to end all wars,” it led to the mobilisation of more than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, making it one of the largest wars in history.