John McCormack (Tenor)
Born: 14th June 1884, Athlone, Ireland
Died: 16th September 1945, Booterstown, Dublin, Ireland
Papal CountJohn Francis McCormack, KSG, KSS, KHS was an Irish tenor celebrated for his performances of the operatic and popular song repertoires, and renowned for his diction and breath control. He was also a Papal Count. He became a naturalised American citizen before returning to live in Ireland.