To cure a toothache, take a tooth from a skull and touch the tooth to the skull.
A Douglas Fir at Powerscourt, Co Wicklow has been officially named the tallest tree in Ireland at 202 ft. and the seventh tallest tree in Europe.
Fr. Alec Reid of Belfast died on Nov 24. He was 84 yrs. old and a key player in negotiations with the IRA which eventually led to the end of the IRA campaign.
Dec 7, 521. St. Colmcille was born in Garten, Co Donegal.
Irish-American Walt Disney was born on Dec 5, 1901. He was an actor, director and producer among other things. He was the creator of Mickey Mouse. He won 22 Academy Awards and four honorary Oscars.
In Celtic tales, the grail was a life vessel, not a metal cup. It was often imagined as a holy well: round, deep, a life source, not a static, metal object.