This Day In History - Easter Rebellion Begins 1916

Easter Rebellion Begins 1916

Saturday, April 24, 2021

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Event Description

On this day in 1916, on Easter Monday in Dublin, the Irish Republican Brotherhood, a secret organization of Irish nationalists led by Patrick Pearse, launches the so-called Easter Rebellion, an armed uprising against British rule.

Event Location

Dublin, Irland