PEOPLE

SÉAMUS Ó NÉILL

1910 - 1981

Born in Co. Down, he was a writer, poet and playright. 'Colm Cille' (1946); 'Iníon Rí Dhún Sobhairce', a tragedy in three acts (1960, 1967); 'Faill ar an bhFeart', a play in three acts (1967); ‘Ní Cuireann Siad Síol’ nó 'Poor Poll', a one-act play (1945) and 'Up the Rebels' a one-act comedy (1954)are among his plays.