Elvis Presley (for example) loved this song, and once commented: "It was written by the angels".
His family arranged to have it played at his funeral service in 1977:
http:// www.youtube.com /watch?v=J_CcmOcBuzI
As some people see things: "Elvis did not die; he simply returned to his spiritual home in Heaven."
"The composer (of the music of Danny Boy) is not known for certain but many attribute it to a blind Irish harpist called Rory Dall O'Cahan ( http:// tinyurl.com /cbw3mfe ), who's thought to have lived in northern Ireland in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth century."
(From: http:// www.irishmusicforever.com /danny-boy )
Birthday Anniversary of Marguerite Finnerty (nee Finneran, born in New York City on November 7th 1903):
Her favourite song was Danny Boy ...
http://homepage. eircom .net/~williamfinnerty/index.html#April
"THE RIGHT TO REPARATION / GUARANTEES OF NON-RECURRENCE"
http://www.humanrightsireland.com/ DrJohnKilraineGP /29October2012/Email.htm
The above text is based on a comment dated November 7th 2012 at the following Indymedia (Ireland) location:
http:// www.indymedia.ie /article/102060#comment293017
The copy of an e-mail (dated November 7th 2012) has been placed at the following www location:
http://www.humanrightsireland.com/ MargueriteFinnerty /7November2012/Email.htm
Mother Ireland 2012:
"Unconstitutional legislation, Chief Justice Susan Denham , William Finnerty"
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http://www.humanrightsireland.com/ ChiefJusticeSusanDenham /8November2012/Email.htm
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