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# The Great Hunger

Last year
'I played with the fathers of lads playing now' - A fourth county title after 20-year wait
Mark McKeever was still an U16 player when he won his first Cavan SFC title with Gowna in 1999.
'There's girls on our team who weren't born when I started out' - Back-to-back All-Ireland tilt at 36
Ursula Jacob is still seeking success with defending All-Ireland champions Oulart-The-Ballagh ahead of their semi-final on Sunday.
All time
'The first day and a half was tough' - Mickelson after losing 15lbs in six-day fast ahead of Open
The 49-year-old says he only drank water and a ‘special coffee blend’ throughout the diet.
Irish famine memorial in New York reopens to public after $5 million dollar renovation
It features stones imported from all 32 counties.
Campaign to have Irish Famine Studies taught in California
Supporters of the plan say the Great Hunger shaped American history and should have a place in schools.