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Michael Collins


"Michael Collins" is a 1996 historical biopic written and directed by Neil Jordan and starring Liam Neeson as Michael Collins, the Irish patriot and revolutionary who died in the Irish Civil War. It won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival.


  1. "Michael Collins" is a book by Chrissy Osborne.
    • also known as "Michael Collins: Himself"
  2. "Michael Collins" is a book by Rex Taylor.


  1. Michael Collins is a fictional character from the 1996 film Michael Collins.
  2. Michael Collins is a fictional character from the 1957 film Man Afraid.
  3. Michael Collins is a fictional character from the 1955 film Windfall.
  4. Michael Collins is a fictional character from the 2012 film Men in Black 3.


"Michael Collins": Elliot Goldenthal's score for Michael Collins was nominated for an Academy Award for "Best Original Dramatic Score".


  1. Michael Collins was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance, Director of Information, and Teachta Dála for Cork South in the First Dáil of 1919, Adjutant General, Director of Intelligence, and Director of Organization and Arms Procurement for the IRA, President of the Irish Republican Brotherhood from November 1920 until his death, and member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations. Subsequently, he was both Chairman of the Provisional Government and Commander-in-chief of the National Army. Collins was shot and killed in an ambush in August 1922 during the Irish Civil War.
  2. Michael Collins is an American former astronaut and test pilot. Selected as part of the third group of fourteen astronauts in 1963, he flew into space twice. His first spaceflight was on Gemini 10, in which he and Command Pilot John Young performed two rendezvous with different spacecraft and Collins undertook two EVAs. His second spaceflight was as the Command Module Pilot for Apollo 11. While he stayed in orbit around the Moon, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin left in the Lunar Module to make the first manned landing on its surface. He is one of only 24 people to have flown to the Moon.
  3. Michael Collins is the best-known pseudonym of Dennis Lynds, an American author who primarily wrote mystery fiction.
  4. Michael Collins is an actor.
  5. Michael Collins is a former U.S. soccer midfielder. Collins played for at least twelve teams in nearly half a dozen leagues over his seventeen-year professional career. He also earned two caps with the U.S. national team in 1988.
  6. Michael Collins: Michael John Collins is an Australian baseball player with the San Diego Padres organisation. He plays first base as well as catcher. As coach of the Canberra Cavalry, in 2012–13 he took the team to win the Claxton Shield as Champions of the Australian Baseball League, and Champions of the 2013 Asia Series.
  7. Michael Collins: Michael J. Collins is a researcher in the field of computational linguistics.
  8. Michael Collins is an Irish novelist and international ultra-distance runner. His novel The Keepers of Truth was shortlisted for the 2000 Booker Prize.
  9. Michael Collins a.k.a. Michael P. Collins is a structural engineer whose research is concerned with the design and evaluation of reinforced and prestressed concrete buildings, bridges, nuclear containment structures and offshore oil platforms.
  10. Michael Collins: Michael Anthony Collins is a footballer who plays for Oxford United. Collins has been capped six times by the Republic of Ireland U21 side.
  11. Michael Collins: Michael J. Collins is a former Fianna Fáil and Independent Teachta Dála for Limerick West from 1997 to 2007.
  12. Michael Collins is a retired professional footballer who last played for Irish League club Crusaders.
  13. Michael Collins a.k.a. Mike Collins: Michael "Mike" Collins is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Melbourne in the Victorian Football League.
  14. Michael Collins is a semi-professional rugby union player who plays in the midfield for the Otago team in the ITM Cup Championship. He is a former captain of the Otago Boys' High School 1st XV and a former New Zealand Schools representative. He has turned down offers from the NRL franchise the Melbourne Storm and ITM Cup Premiership side Waikato to play for Otago.
  15. Michael Collins was an Irish sportsperson. He played hurling with his local club Enniscorthy Shamrocks and was a member of the Wexford senior inter-county team in the 1960s and 1970s.
  16. Michael Collins is a film and television editor.
    • profession: Film editor, television editor
  17. Michael Collins was an Irish Labour Party politician who served as Lord Mayor of Dublin from 1977 to 1978. He stood unsuccessfully as a Labour Party candidate for Dáil Éireann at the 1973, 1977 and 1981 general elections.
  18. Michael Collins is a film director, cinematographer and screenwriter.
  19. Michael Collins is an actor.
  20. Michael Collins: Dr Michael Collins DD, was Roman Catholic Bishop of Cloyne and Ross. He was born in Rossmore, Co. Cork. He was educated for the priesthood at Maynooth College joining the Physics class in 1798, however he was expelled for his support and publicly encouraging insubordination, of the Robert Emmet Rising and completed his clerical studies at St. Patrick's College, Carlow. He became Professor of Belles Lettres in Carlow.
    • also known as Micheal Collins
    • born in (245 years ago)
    • died in (184 years ago)
  21. Michael Collins is a photographer based in London.
  22. Michael Collins is a rugby union player for the Ospreys in the Magners League, who plays as a lock.
    • born on (29 years ago)
  23. Michael Collins is a film producer and screenwriter.
  24. Michael Collins is a screenwriter, film director and film producer.
  25. Michael Collins is an actor.
  26. Michael Collins is an author.
    • also known as Father Michael Collins
    • born in (56 years ago)
    • written works: "The Fisherman's Net", "The Vatican", "The Secrets of the Popes", "Pope Benedict XVI"
  27. Michael Collins is an author.
    • born in (66 years ago)
    • written works: "Post Modern Design", "Alessi", "Towards post-modernism", "The Post-Modern Object"
  28. Michael Collins is an author.
    • born in (70 years ago)
    • written works: "The English banking sector and monetary growth 1844-80", "Banks and industrial finance in Britain, 1800-1939", "Money and banking in the UK", "Central Banking in History. (International Library of Macroeconomic and Financial History 10 ). 3 Vol. Set"
  29. Michael Collins is an author.
    • born in (77 years ago)
    • written works: "Competence in adult education", "Adult Education as Vocation"
  30. Michael Collins is a film producer.
    • profession: Film producer
  31. Michael Collins: Michael is the son of astronaut Michael Collins.
  32. Michael Collins: Michael is a retired Principal Lecturer at the Belfast Institute of Further and Higher Education.
    • born in (67 years ago)
    • education: Queen's University Belfast, graduated in
    • written works: "Buses Under Fire", "Rail versus road in Ireland, 1900-2000"
  33. Michael Collins is a television producer.
  34. Michael Collins is a musical artist and former member of Prince Rama.
    • profession: Musician
    • member of musical group Prince Rama (Synthesizer) between and (4 years)
  35. Michael Collins directed the 1984 film Sing Blue Silver.
  36. Michael Collins is a digital compositor.
  37. Michael Collins is the father of Suzanne Collins.
  38. Michael Collins is a digital artist.
  39. Michael Collins is a consultant at the Management and Professional Studies Unit of the Oxford College of Further Education.
    • written works: "In Charge of Yourself", "Managing Finance and Information"
  40. Michael Collins: Michael Anthony Collins Jr. is an amateur inline skater. He is of African American and Caucasian descent. He is the eldest of 2 sons to Tammy Walls, a teacher. He came to fame in the rollerblading community because of his style on skates and many video sections. His current sponsors are Vibralux Denim, Valo-Brand Skates, 4x4 Wheels, Ground Control Frames and Vicious Bearings.
  41. Michael Collins is the son of Richard J. Collins.
  42. Michael Collins is the father of American Football player Chris Collins.

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Michael Collins Irish Whiskey is named after the famed Irish leader, Michael Collins. The whiskey was concocted by Sidney Frank Importing Co., Inc and brewed in the Cooley Distillery, the only independent Irish-owned distillery in Ireland. It is available in a blend and a single malt.

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Google previewTop 5 Dublin

The essential insider's guide to Ireland's capital, the wonderful city of Dublin. by Gary J Byrnes

Neil Jordan's film Michael Collins is an excellent evocation of the period.

Google previewCow Up a Tree (2000)

Knowing and Learning for Change in Agriculture : Case Studies from Industrialised Countries by LEARN Group

Michael Collins is a telecommunications engineer, currently working ...

Google previewThe Keepers of Truth (2001)

A Novel by Michael Collins

—Time Out London “Michael Collins is a fine writer who brilliantly captures the incestuousness of small-town existence and the slow death of a community.” — The London Times “Thought provoking and wildly entertaining.” —Justine Ettler ...

Google previewFinancial Literacy (2011)

Implications for Retirement Security and the Financial Marketplace by Olivia S. Mitchell, Annamaria Lusardi

Michael Collins is an Assistant Professor in Consumer Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a specialist with the Wisconsin Cooperative Extension in the area of financial education.

Google previewFamous Assassinations in World History: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2014)

by Michael Newton

Michael Collins: The Man Who Made Ireland. Boulder, CO: Roberts Rinehart, 1996. Dwyer, T. Ryle. Michael Collins: The Man Who Won the War. Blackrock, Ireland: Mercier Press, 2009. Hittle,J.B.E. Michael Collins and the Anglo-Irish War : ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Military History (2004)

by James C. Bradford

Michael Collins (at center without hat) watched the Irish Volunteers march past on Easter 1919. Independent Newspapers Limited, Dublin . See also Anglo-Irish War and Irish Civil Wars; Easter Rising; Irish Republican Army.

Google previewThe Star Trek Encyclopedia (2011)

by Michael Okuda, Denise Okuda, Debbie Mirek

Named for Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins. combooth.

Google previewThe Everything Large-Print Crossword Dictionary (2010)

Finding a solution has never been easier! by Charles Timmerman

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Google previewEncyclopedia of British Writers, 1800 to the Present (2009)

by George Stade, Karen Karbiener

Michael Collins (1996), which is ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (1999)

by Elizabeth M. Knowles

MICHAEL COLLINS • GEORGE COI.MAN, THE YOUNGER Michael Collins 1890-1922 Irish revolutionary 1 That volley which we have just heard is the only speech which it is proper to make over the grave of a dead Fenian. at the funeral ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America (2013)

by Andrew Smith

Michael Collins with Irish whiskey, the Pedro Collins with rum, and the Pierre Collins with cognac or brandy. One guess is that the Collins, which requires carbonated water, would have gained popularity around the mid-nineteenth century, ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations (2007)

by Elizabeth Knowles

Cohan • Michael Collins 73 Ornette Coleman 1930– ...

Google previewThe Harvard Dictionary of Music (2003)

by Don Michael Randel

Michael Collins, "In Defense of the ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of International Relations: A-E (2002)

by Cathal J. Nolan

Suggested Reading: James Mackay, Michael Collins: A Life (1996). Colombia. In pre-Columbian times this region contained only small states, such as Tairona, Cenu, and Chibcha, along with many more local Indian tribes. A Spanish ...

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I knew I was alone in a way that no earthling has ever been before. (Michael Collins)
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