1935 in Northern Ireland

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1935
in
Northern Ireland
Centuries:
Decades:
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Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • 1 April - The National Athletics and Cycling Association is suspended from the International Amateur Athletic Federation for refusing to confine its activities to the Free State side of the border.
  • 18 June - Ministry of Home Affairs bans all parades from this date, but lifts it for 12 July parades.[1]
  • 12 July - Rioting breaks out in Belfast following Orange Order parades. By 21 July nine people have been shot dead and scores injured.[2] Rioting continues to the end of August, by which time eight Protestants and five Catholics have been killed, hundreds injured and over 2,000 homes destroyed (almost all Catholic).[1]
  • 26 October - Lord Edward Carson, the Dublin-born unionist leader and barrister, is buried in St Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.
  • 14 November - United Kingdom general election.

Arts and literature[edit]

Sport[edit]

Football[edit]

Winners: Linfield
Winners: Glentoran 1 - 0 Larne

Golf[edit]

Births[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parades and Marches - Chronology 2: Historical Dates and Events". Conflict Archive on the Internet (CAIN). Retrieved 2010-01-28. 
  2. ^ Stewart, A. T. Q. (1981). Edward Carson. Gill’s Irish Lives. Dublin: Gill & Macmillan. 
  3. ^ Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.