Reference Entry

Brogan, Sir Denis William (1900-1974), historian

Herbert G. Nicholas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Brogan, Sir Denis William (1900-1974), historian, was born on 11 August 1900 in Glasgow, the eldest of the four sons of Denis Brogan, a master tailor, and his second wife, Elizabeth Toner. His father, a native of co. Donegal, had briefly lived in the USA and Brogan grew up in ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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