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Cosgrave

1. Liam . born 1920, Irish statesman; prime minister of the Republic of Ireland (1973--77)
2. his father, W (illiam ) T (homas ). 1880--1965, Irish statesman; first prime minister (president of the executive council) of the Irish Free State (1922--32)
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ON SONG Singer Daniel O'Donnell with Kitty Cosgrave in Co Wexford
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All hope looked lost, but as the field slowed up the Caulfield climb Cosgrave made up ground on the Saeed Bin Suroortrained four-year-old, got tucked in fourth - one off the rail - and then put on the handbrake.
However, Pat Cosgrave managed to produce a determined late challenge from Nizora and they gradually eroded the advantage throughout the final 200m.
Flags were lowered across all state buildings in Ireland after Mr Cosgrave, taoiseach from 1973-77, died aged 97, and tributes were paid in the Dail parliament in Dublin to a political leader regarded as one of the country's most respected statesmen.
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Cosgrave said there were just 400 participants in the Web Summit when they started in 2010 -- now there are about 53,000 people attending the Web Summit for the tech industry which has been billed as the world's largest IT event.
Cosgrave, detailing his many leadership roles in the civil war, the establishment of the Irish state, and the first fully independent Irish administration.
The Villa boss has called in Ciaran Cosgrave, who helped Watford reach the Premier League in 1999 under former England manager Graham Taylor, to spend time with the first team.
Retracing their triangular framework of pleasure, identity, and the state, Cormack and Cosgrave offer three orientations to Desiring Canada.