Ireland: Heads of State: 1922-1937


All Heads of State in the following index are also Heads of State in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and other realms and territories.
By the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India [1][2]
6 Dec 1922 - 13 May 1927 George V
By the Grace of God of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India
13 May 1927 - 20 Jan 1936 George V
20 Jan 1936 - 11 (or 12) Dec 1936 Edward VIII
11 Dec 1936 - 29 Dec 1937 vacancy [3]

[1] 6 Dec 1922 - 11 Dec 1936 as constitutional head of state
[2] Continues "for the purposes of the appointment of diplomatic and consular representatives and the conclusion of international agreements" 11 Dec 1936 - 18 Apr 1949.
[3] Cathaoirleach Dháil Éireann/Ceann Comhairle = Chairman of Dáil Éireann
Próinsias Pádraig Ó Fáthaigh = Francis Patrick Fahy
Uachtarán ar Ard-Chomhairle Shaorstát Éireann = President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State
Éamonn de Bhailéara = Eamon de Valera (x)
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