- Seán [shawn] /ʃɔn/, 1904–88, Irish politician and diplomat, born in France: Nobel Peace Prize 1974.
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The typewritten letter to MacBride & Company lay at his elbow.
But MacBride laughed, whereupon Bannon grinned in spite of himself.
I'd like to know why I ain't entitled to a night's sleep as well as MacBride.
If we don't, MacBride will just make up his mind we're no good.
Mr. MacBride says that you can have all January for a vacation if you get it through.
- Sean (ʃɔːn). 1904–88, Irish statesman; minister for external affairs (1948–51); chairman of Amnesty International (1961–75); Nobel Peace Prize 1974; UN commissioner for Namibia (1974–76)