14 June 1884: Birthday of John McCormack, Irish tenor and actor (d. 1945) (Source)

John McCormack, Irish tenor, 1919 – (Source)

Papal Count[a] John Francis McCormack,[1] KSG, KSS, KHS (14 June 1884 – 16 September 1945), was an Irish tenor celebrated for his performances of the operatic and popular song repertoires, and renowned for his diction and breath control.[2] He was also a Papal Count. He became a naturalised American citizen before returning to live in Ireland. (Source)

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