Irish Sixpence Cufflinks


75th Birthday Gift.1945 was a very rare year for the Irish Sixpence Coin, with a low amount of coins minted that year . The Irish 6d sixpence or in Irish the 'reul', depicts a Irish wolfhound and the inscription of the value in the Irish script alphabet, while the obverse features the Irish Harp. The coins were last minted in 1968, hold cursor over photo for a closer look

The year on the coin you receive will be the specific year of the listing

1945 - Information and Events from 1945

Cork the All Ireland Senior Football Championship
Tipperary won the All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

Famous Irish people born that year include

Van Morrison (Singer)
John Banville (Writer)
Brenda Fricker (Actress)

Also, born that year were

Helen Mirren (Actress)
Ken Livingstone (British Politician)
Bette Midler (Singer)
Mia Farrow (Actress)
Bob Marley (Musician)
Diane Sawyer (Journalist)
Eric Clapton (Musician)
Goldie Hown (Actress)
Steve Martin (Actor)
Rod Stewart (Singer)
Priscilla Presley (Wife of Elvis)
Pete Townshend (Music)

Inventions in 1945 included

Atomic Bomb

Famous Irish movies included

The Bells of St. Mary's

1945-Videos from 1945

Christy Moore was born in 1945, good enough reason for one of his Videos in the 1945 section.