Máiréad Ní Ghráda





Máiréad Ní Ghráda


Born
in Kilmaley, Co. Clare, Ireland
December 23, 1896

Died
June 13, 1971

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Máiréad Ní Ghráda (23 December 1896–13 June 1971, age 74), was an Irish poet, playwright, and broadcaster born in Kilmaley, Co. Clare.

Ní Ghráda's father James O'Grady was a farmer, local county councilor and a native speaker of Irish and it is thought it was from him Máiréad got her love for the Irish language.

Ní Ghráda was jailed in 1921 for selling republican flags, and later she became the secretary to the Cumann na nGaedhael TD Ernest Blythe

Ní Ghráda was a children's program compiler on the 1926 radio station 2RN which later became Radio Éireann later becoming the stations principal announcer in 1929, holding that position until 1935 when she became a part-time announcer.

During this period Ní Ghráda began to write radio and stage produc
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