Biography of Boroihme Brian Boru


Brian Boru, Boroihme (bri'an-bo-roo'), a celebrated Irish chief, king of Munster, afterwards sovereign of all Ireland. Born in 926, died in 1014. He defeated the Danes in Many battles, his last victory being at Clontarf, where he was killed. He was equally distinguished for his patronage of learning and piety.