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#Forgotten Hero

# forgotten-hero - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

The man who wrote Windows Solitaire was an intern who never made royalties from it
# Forgotten Hero
# Forgotten Hero

The man who wrote Windows Solitaire was an intern who never made royalties from it

Jan 5th 2016, 9:57 AM 18,485 Views 10 Comments

Despite it being one of the most popular games on Microsoft’s software.

# forgotten-hero - Saturday 6 June, 2015

He was Dublin's favourite politician... but today he's a 'forgotten hero'
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# Secret History

He was Dublin's favourite politician... but today he's a 'forgotten hero'

Jun 6th 2015, 6:00 PM 23,386 Views 11 Comments

He is described as a “truly self-made man and a heroic figure”.

# forgotten-hero - Friday 17 February, 2012

Irish doctor who invented the modern injection remembered
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# Forgotten Hero

Irish doctor who invented the modern injection remembered

Feb 17th 2012, 4:06 PM 8,352 Views 7 Comments

Plus, some other things that you may not have known were invented by Irish people (spoiler: one is chocolate milk!)