dating right now?
According to our records, Francis Hughes is possibly single.
We have no records of past relationships for Francis Hughes.
Northern Irish Activist Francis Hughes was born Proinsias Ó hAodha on 28th February, 1956 in Bellaghy, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland and passed away on 12th May 1981 H block of Maze prison (aka Long Kesh), County Down, Northern Ireland aged 25. He is most remembered for The second prisoner to join the 1981 Irish Hunger Strike in the H-Blocks at HM Prison Maze.. His zodiac sign is Pisces.
Francis Hughes is a member of the following lists: 1956 births, 1981 deaths and Shooting survivors.
Help us build our profile of Francis Hughes!
to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.
|Full Name at Birth||
Proinsias Ó hAodha
25 (age at death) years
28th February, 1956
Bellaghy, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
12th May, 1981
|Place of Death||
H block of Maze prison (aka Long Kesh), County Down, Northern Ireland
|Cause of Death||
Irish volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA)
|Claim to Fame||
The second prisoner to join the 1981 Irish Hunger Strike in the H-Blocks at HM Prison Maze.
Joseph Hughes (member of the Irish Republican Army in the 1920s)
Thomas McElwee (cousin) (hungerstriker)
Francis Hughes (28 February 1956 – 12 May 1981) was a volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) from Bellaghy, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Hughes was the most wanted man in Northern Ireland until his arrest following a shoot-out with the Special Air Service (SAS) in which an SAS soldier was killed. At his trial, he was sentenced to a total of 83 years' imprisonment; he died during the 1981 Irish hunger strike in HM Prison Maze.
More about Francis Hughes
Less about Francis Hughes