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Arthur Guinness (1759-1803)
ARTHUR GUINNESS (1759-1803) At precisely 17:59 Irish-time on Thursday 24th September 2009, a toast commenced in at least five cities across the world. Glasses, mostly pint-sized, were raised to the memory of Arthur Guinness, the man who founded the Dublin brewery 250 years earlier. ‘Arthur’s Day’, as the event was billed, may be another remarkable […]