Philip Brady (Irish politician)

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Philip A. Brady (born 10 June 1898 – 6 January 1995) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as a Teachta Dála (TD) for Dublin South–Central for 19 years.[1]

He was elected to Dáil Éireann on his first attempt, at the 1951 general election. He was defeated at the 1954 general election, but he regained his seat at the 1957 general election, and held it at four subsequent elections until he stood down at the 1977 general election.[2] His son Gerard Brady then succeeded him as a TD for the new Dublin Rathmines West constituency[3]

He served as Lord Mayor of Dublin from 1959 to 1960.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Philip A. Brady". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 6 January 2008. 
  2. ^ "Philip A. Brady". Retrieved 6 January 2008. 
  3. ^ "Gerard Brady". Retrieved 6 January 2008. 
  4. ^ "Dáil Éireann – Volume 447 – 24 January 1995". Oireachtas. Retrieved 26 September 2008. 
Civic offices
Preceded by
Catherine Byrne
Lord Mayor of Dublin
Succeeded by
Maurice E. Dockrell