|Born||County Longford, Ireland|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
Brendan Barden was a Gaelic footballer from County Longford, Ireland. He was part of the Longford team that won a National Football League title in 1966 as captain, an O'Byrne Cup in 1965 and a Leinster Senior Football title in 1968. In 1962 he played on the winning Leinster Railway Cup team. In 1966 he was a Leinster All-Star footballer and won a Cú Chulainn Award.
He won a number of Longford Senior Football Championship titles with his club Clonguish during the 1960s and 1970s.
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