Lang Syne Irish Family Clan Information History Fact Book - O’Conner
Not only kings of the ancient province of Connacht but also High Kings of Ireland, the O’Connors have stamped an indelible mark on the pages of the island’s history.
Their contribution to the national life came in the form of dogged resistance to aggression, while many remained loyal in the face of adversity to the faith of their forefathers.
In contemporary times, and on the stage, Des O’Connor is the popular British entertainer born to an Irish father and a Jewish mother in the Stepney area of London in 1932.
Having appeared at venues ranging from the famed London Palladium to the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and having hoisted the television show Countdown, he has also enjoyed a successful career as a singer, recording more than thirty albums and selling more than 15 million records.
Presented here is the colourful and inspiring tale of the O’Connors.
Book Dimensions 10 × 0.4 × 14.5 cm