Act of Union: Ireland became part of the United Kingdom
the Irish Home Rule Bill was twice rejected by the conservatives.
the Irish Volunteers organised a rebellion (on Easter Monday)
War of Independence
1918 - 1921
Irish Free State: declared the Irish Republic
The first civil rights march
30 January 1972
Historic declaration affirming the right to self-determination for the people of Northern Ireland
Sinn Féin, the IRA’s political wing, announced a ceasefire.
Good Friday Agreement