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Some Famous People with the surname of Bourke

Wikipedia General Sir Richard Bourke, KCB (4 May 1777 ? 13 August 1855)was Governor of the Colony of New South Wales, Australia between 1831 and 1837.
Wikipedia Ciar?n Bourke (18 February 1935 - 10 May 1988) was an Irish musician and one of the original founding members of the Irish folk band The Dubliners.
Wikipedia Roland Richard Louis Bourke, VC, DSO (1885 ? 1958) was a Canadian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Wikipedia Thomas Eugene Bourke (May 5, 1896 ? January 9, 1978) was a United States Marine Corps general who, during World War II, commanded Marine artillery units commanded World War on Guadalcanal, Tarawa and Leyte.
Wikipedia Brian Bourke (born 1936 in Dublin) is an Irish artist.
Wikipedia John Gregory Bourke (June 23, 1843 ? June 8, 1896) was a captain in the United States Army and a prolific postbellum diarist and author focusing on the American Old West.
Wikipedia Canon Ulick Bourke, (also known by his name in Irish, "Uileog de B?rca"), (December 29, 1829 ? November 22, 1887) was an Irish scholar and writer who founded the Gaelic Union, which later developed into the Gaelic League (or "Conradh na Gaeilge").
Wikipedia Joshua Nathan Bourke (born October 16, 1982, in Windsor, Ontario) is a professional Canadian football player currently playing for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.
Wikipedia John Bourke (born December 31, 1953) is a Scottish former footballer who played as a striker for a number of Scottish clubs, including Dumbarton (twice), Dundee United and Kilmarnock (twice).
Wikipedia Patrick (PA) Bourke (born 18 May, 1988 in Thurles, County Tipperary) is an Irish sportsperson.
Wikipedia Daniel Bourke (1886 ? 13 April 1952) was an Irish Fianna F?il politician and wagon builder.
Wikipedia Edmund Bourke (died 1738), Irish Dominican.
Wikipedia Sean Bourke (died 1982), from Limerick, helped Michael Randle and Pat Pottle to arrange the 22 October 1966 prison escape of the Soviet spy, George Blake.

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