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1. Michael. 1890--1922, Irish republican revolutionary: a leader of Sinn Féin; member of the Irish delegation that negotiated the treaty with Great Britain (1921) that established the Irish Free State
2. (William) Wilkie. 1824--89, British author, noted particularly for his suspense novel The Moonstone (1868)
3. William. 1721--59, British poet, noted for his odes; regarded as a precursor of romanticism
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