Bob Aylward

Robert Aylward (2 February 1911 – 18 July 1974) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as a Senator for the Agricultural Panel from 1973 to 1974.

Bob Aylward
Senator
In office
1 March 1973  18 July 1974
ConstituencyAgricultural Panel
Personal details
Born
Robert Aylward

(1911-02-02)2 February 1911
Kilkenny, Ireland
Died18 July 1974(1974-07-18) (aged 63)
Kilkenny, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Political partyFianna Fáil
Children

He stood unsuccessfully as a Fianna Fáil candidate for Dáil Éireann in the Carlow–Kilkenny constituency at three successive general elections in 1965, 1969 and 1973. After his 1973 defeat he was elected to the 13th Seanad Éireann by the Agricultural Panel, and died in office the following year.[1]

His son Liam (born 1952) is a former Fianna Fáil MEP and TD, and another son Bobby (born 1955) currently serves as a TD.[1]

References

  1. "Bob Aylward's electoral history". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 2008-02-25.

See also


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