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John McCormack

John McCormack (Tenor)

Born: 14th June 1884, Athlone, Ireland

Died: 16th September 1945, Booterstown, Dublin, Ireland

Nationality: Irish

Papal Count John 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.