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Former Presidents

The IRFU has a long and illustrious list of past presidents. Dating as far back as 1879, these are the innovators who shaped the Irish game into the successful and world-envied organisation that it is today.

Presidents of IRFU 1874-2008

Years of Service President
1874-76 Duke of Abercorn
1876-79 Duke of Marlborough
1879-80 W. C. Neville, M.D.
1880-81 Rt. Hon. Sir Wm. Goulding, P.C.,M.A.,J.P.,D.L.
1881-82 R. B. Walkington
1882-83 G. Scriven, M.D.
1883-84 A. R. McMullen
1884-85 R. E. McLean
1885-86 G. Scriven, M.D.
1886-87 W. L. Stokes
1887-88 J. Chambers, K.C.,M.P.
1888-89 R. Biggs, LL.D.
1889-90 Sir F. W. Moore, F.L.S.
1890-91 M. H. Turnbull
1891-92 H. Hook
1892-93 J. R. Blood
1893-94 R. Garratt, M.D.
1894-95 J. Macaulay
1895-96 R. G. Warren
1896-97 J. Dodds
1897-98 J. F. Maguire
1898-99 J. B. Moore
1899-00 S. Lee
1900-01 J. O'Sullivan
1901-02 T. Thornhill
1902-03 J. Johnston
1903-04 V. J. Murray
1904-05 A. D. Clinch, M.D.
1905-06 F. M. Hamilton
1906-07 J. Flynn
1907-08 G. H. B. Kennedy
1908-09 A. Barr
1909-10 Prof. C. W. L. Alexander
1910-11 F. C. Purser, M.D.
1911-12 J. H. O'Conor
1912-13 Major R. Stevenson
1913-16 F. H. Browning, B.L.
1919-20 A. Tedford
1920-21 W. P. Hinton
1921-22 R. M. Magrath
1922-23 G. G. McCrea
1923-24 H. Thrift, S.F.,T.C.D.
1924-25 J. J. Coffey
1925-26 F. J. Strain
1926-27 G. T. Hamlet
1927-28 Judge Sealy, K.C.
1928-29 H. J. Millar
1929-30 T. J. Greeves
1930-31 J. G. Musgrave
1931-32 W. A. Clarke
1932-33 C. S. Neill
1933-34 S. E. Polden
1934-35 J. Wallace, M.B.
1935-36 Sir S. T. Irwin, C.B.E.,M.Ch.,F.R.C.S.,M.P.
1936-37 The Hon. Mr. Justice C. Davitt
1937-38 H. E. Emerson, M.B.,O.B.E.,M.C.
1938-45 J. J. Warren
1945-46 H. J. Anderson, L.D.S.I.
1946-47 W. A. B. Douglas, J.P.,F.R.G.S.
1947-48 T. M. McGrath, M.B.
1948-49 G. P. S. Hogan, B.L.,P.C.
1949-50 W. G. Fallon, B.L.
1950-51 Air Vice-Marshall Sir W. Tyrrell, K.B.E.,D.S.O.,M.C.,M.B.,LLD.
1951-52 D. F. O'Connell
1952-53 V. E. Kirwan
1953-54 J. B. O'Callaghan
1954-55 C. J. Hanrahan
1955-56 H. M. Read
1956-57 Capt. J. R. Ramsey, P.C.
1957-58 W. E. Crawford, B.L.
1958-59 J. J. Glynn
1959-60 J. R. Wheeler, M.B.,F.R.C.S.
1960-61 N. F. Murphy
1961-62 L. B. McMahon
1962-63 J. A. E. Siggins
1963-64 T. A. O'Reilly
1964-65 C. C. Harte
1965-66 P. F. Murray, F.F.A.
1966-67 D. G. O'Donovan
1967-68 E. O'D. Davy
1968-69 C. P. Crowley
1969-70 J. W. S. Irwin, M.B.,F.R.C.S.
1970-71 E. Patterson
1971-72 D. A. Dineen
1972-73 The Hon. Mr. Justice J. C. Conroy
1973-74 I. F. Mahony
1974-75 H. R. McKibbin, C.B.E.,LL.B.
1975-76 J. J. Keane, L.R.C.P.&S.I.
1976-77 J. A. D. Higgins
1977-78 J. F. Coffey
1978-79 K. J. Quilligan
1979-80 J. Montgomery, M.C.
1980-81 R. Ganly, M.I.A.V.I.
1981-82 J. J. Moore, B.Sc.
1982-83 J. E. Nelson, O.B.E.,F.C.A.
1983-84 G. F. Reidy
1984-85 M. H. Carroll
1985-86 D. McKibbin, B.Sc., C.Eng.,M.I.C.E.
1986-87 Sir Ewart Bell, K.C.B.
1987-88 P. F. Madigan
1988-89 T. J. Kiernan, B.Comm.,F.C.A.
1989-90 A. R. Dawson, F.R.I.A.I.,F.A.S.I.
1990-91 N. J. Henderson, B.Sc.
1991-92 Dr. A. D. Browne, B.D.S.
1992-93 C. A. Quaid, Ph.D.
1993-94 M. Cuddy
1994-95 K. E. Reid, M.A.,H.Dip.Ed.
1995-96 Dr. S. Millar, M.B.E.,D.Sc.
1996-97 R. M. Deacy, F.C.A.
1997-98 N. H. Brophy, B.Comm.,F.C.A.
1998-99 N. A. A. Murphy
1999-00 W. S. H. Lavery, LL.B.
2000-01 E. Coleman
2001-02 R. Loughead
2002-03 D.M. Crowley, B.E.,Eur.Ing., C.Eng., M.I.E.I.xxxx
2003-04 J.K. Quilligan
2004-05 B.T. Keogh
2005-06 D. A. Crawford
2006-07 P.J. Boyle
2007-08 D.V. Healy
2008 - 09 J. Lyons
2009 - 10 J.R. Callaghan
2010 - 11 C. Powell
2011 - 12 J. D. Hussey
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