June 29

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  • 1911 Norah Fahie, linguist, administrator, founder member of An Óige and vice-chairman of the Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland, who played a leading role in the restoration of the Huguenot cemetery in Merrion Row, Dublin, born in Dublin.
  • 1974 Isabel Perón was sworn in as the first female president of Argentina, replacing her ailing husband, Juan Perón, who died two days later.

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