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|Caption||Dr David Thornley (1967)|
Thornley, David (1935 - 1978)
Dr David Thornley, presenter of RTÉ Television's current affairs programme '7 Days', in 1967. This shot was taken at Trinity College Dublin; a blurred image of the campanile is visible in the background.
David Thornley worked in current affairs in RTÉ, presenting '7 Days' among other programmes, from 1966-69. He was elected to Dáil Éireann as a Labour Party TD for the constituency of Dublin North-West in 1969 and retained his seat in the 1973 general election. He was defeated in the 1977 general election.
|Date of photograph||
(01/Jan/1967 - 01/Jan/1967)