Bobby Sands

Mr Robert George Sands

Rush ID: 3432

Details

Born:
9 March 1954
Died:
5 May 1981
Birth place:
Newtownabbey, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Coachbuilder
Election occupation:
Prisoner
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
3432
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q121615
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SANDS, Bobby (1954-1981)

Constituencies

  1. Fermanagh and South Tyrone

    Party: Anti H-Block
    Year of election: 1981*
    Date of election: 9 April 1981
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1981*
    Date of exit: 5 May 1981
    Party: Anti H-Block
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Did not take seat.

Parties

  1. Sinn Fein member

    1972-

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Vehicle Builders member

  2. Transport and General Workers Union member