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About Michael Martin
Michael Martin is an Irish politician serving as Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland since 27 June 2020. He was actively involved in different roles for the Government of Ireland such as Leader of the Opposition party (2011- 2020), Minister of Foreign Affairs (2008 -2011), and Minister of Health and Children (2000 to 2004). He was born on August 1, 1960, in Turners Cross, Cork, Ireland.
As of 2023, Michael is 63 years old with 5 feet 10 inches tall in height. He also worked as Lord Mayor of Cork from 1992 to 1993. He was the first to ban tobacco smoking in all Irish workplaces and Ireland became the first country to do so.
Michael Martin completed his High school education at Colaiste Chriost Ri and was good at his studies.
After his high school graduation, he enrolled in the University College Corks to study Bachelor in Arts and this was the time he tasted an interest in politics as a student leader. After his BA, he completed his master’s in Political science.
Michael Martin’s Family
Michael Martin’s family is a reputed and prestigious one in Ireland. His Father Paddy Martin was a former soldier in the Defence Forces and also an Irish International Boxer. his mother Lana was busy raising a total of five children.
He has a twin brother named Padraig and an older brother named Sean, both involved in politics. He also has two sisters named Eileen and Mairead who are from non-political backgrounds. His father died in 2013 but his mother is still alive and lives together with him, as of writing.
Michael Martin married Mary O’Shea, whom he met at his University.
They together had five children but her youngest daughter Leana died due to a defective heart condition and His son Ruairi also died in his infancy.
Michael’s Net Worth (2023)
Michael Martin‘s net worth is estimated to be roughly around $9 million.
Biography & Wiki Quick Summary
|Full Real Name||N/A|
|Birthplace||Turners Cross, Cork, Ireland|
|Date of Birth (Birthday)||August 1, 1960|
|Age||63 years old (2023)|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Net worth (2023)||$9 million (Roughly Estimated)|
|Educational qualifications||MA political science|
|School/college/University||University College Cork, Colaiste Chriost Ri|
Other Quick Information
Profession: Politician, HealthMinister, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister
Body measurements: N/A
Father Name: Paddy Martin
Mother Name: Eileen Lana Corbett
Brother Name: Sean, Padraig
Sister Name: Eileen, Madraid
Marital status: Married
Relationship status: Engaged
Girlfriend Name: Mary O’ Shea
Wife Name: Mary O’ Shea
Son Name: Ruairi
Daughter Name: Leana
Facebook Account: YES
Instagram Account: YES
Twitter Account: YES
Movies & Tv-series: N/A
Some facts about Michael Martin
His party got 38 seats, just one seat more than his opponent in the 2020 election.
He worked as a teacher for one year after his post-graduation.
His political career started due to his friends’ support.
He has been a cabinet member for two decades in the Ireland Government.
His political party is Fianna Fail.
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