it is the president of Ireland
Mary Robinson, 1990 - 1997
The current president of Ireland is Michael D. Higgins. Before him were Mary McAleese, Mary Robinson, Patrick Hillery and Erskine Childers.
Michael D. Higgins is the current president of Ireland and succeeded Mary McAleese on the 11th of November 2011.
she was 7th president & first female president of ireland.
Douglas Hyde was the first President of Ireland, but he was not from Northern Ireland. The first President of Ireland from Northern Ireland was Mary McAleese, who was the eight President of Ireland and the second woman to hold the position.
No. The current president of Ireland is Michael D. Higgins, who took office in November 2011 for a 7 year term. Before him there were 2 female presidents. Mary Robinson from 1990 to 1997 and Mary McAleese from 1997 to 2011. They are the only female presidents Ireland has had.
No. Mary McAleese was Ireland's president from 1997 to 2011. The president of Ireland is the head of state, but not the head of government. So Mary McAleese was not the government of Ireland. Since November 2011, Michael D. Higgins has been the president of Ireland. The head of a government in Ireland is known as a Taoiseach. Currently, in November 2012, the Taoiseach is Enda Kenny.
On the 20th of January 2011, Mary McAleese was the President of Ireland.
Mary McAleese and Mary Robinson are the only former presidents of Ireland who are still alive.
Mary McAleese stopped being President of Ireland on November, 11, 2011 and was succeeded by Michael. D. Higgins.
Mary Robinson was the first female President of Ireland. She was elected in 1990 and served one 7 year term. She was succeeded by Mary McAleese.
The President who preceded Mary Robinson was Dr Patrick Hillery - 1976-1990
She was president of Ireland for 14 years, serving from November 1997 to November 2011.
Ireland has only had 9 presidents. The 8th, if that is what you meant, was Mary McAleese.
From 1997 to 2011, Mary McAleese was the president of Ireland. For that period she was an important person. She has now returned to being an ordinary citizen of Ireland.
Ireland has never had a president - since it's always been ruled by a monarchy. The Republic of Ireland has never had a black president, the current president (2011) is Mary McAleese.
No. The current president is Michael D. Higgins, inaugurated on the 11th of November 2011. The previous two presidents of Ireland Mary McAleese and Mary Robinson were both women.
As of the 20th of December 2017, Ireland's President is not female. His name is Michael D. Higgins. Ireland has had two female Presidents. Mary Robinson, from 1990 to 1997, and Mary McAleese, from 1997 to 2011.