Frank O'Connor
(1903-1966)

Died aged 62

Frank O'Connor (born Michael Francis O'Donovan; 17 September 1903 – 10 March 1966) was an Irish writer of over 150 works, best known for his short stories and memoirs. The Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award is named in his honour.

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Frank O'Connor 1903 - 1966 ( Michael O'Donovan ) master of the short story, translator of Irish poetry and board member of the Abbey Theatre. O'Connor was born in this house. Ba spéis leis, cultúr na Gaelige i gcaitheamha shaoil go léir.

English translation:

The Gables, 84 Douglas Street, Cork, Ireland where they was born (1903)