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Grace O'Malley the notorious pirate -- known as Gráinne Ní Mháille, Queen of Clew Bay, to the Irish.  From the website "Take Back Halloween."  She seemed to be friends with Elizabeth I.

Grace O'Malley the notorious pirate -- known as Gráinne Ní Mháille, Queen of Clew Bay, to the Irish.

Grace O'Malley was a 16th century Irish warrior women who led an army of Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that would dominate the coast of Ireland for a couple of decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught," she raided shipping vessels, battled English armies, conquered castles from rival Irish clans, and once traveled to London to converse with Queen Elizabeth.

Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that would dominate the coast of Ireland for a couple of decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,".

Grace O'Malley was a 16th century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"

Grace O’Malley is the most famous female pirate in Irish history. She lived from around 1530 to 1603 and was born into a family of sailors. When she was younger, Grace cut off all her hair after being told she could not go to sea because she was a woman. Her father eventually gave in and took her to travel around Spain. Grace became heavily involved in the politics surrounding different Irish clans, and became a pirate. She is known as the “Irish Pirate Queen".

Irish Women : Grace O’Malley is the most famous female pirate in Irish history…

Grace O'Malley, most famous female pirate of Ireland, 16th century

Grace O'Malley, most famous female pirate of Ireland, century, Westport HOuse

Happy, Grace o'malley and Christ

Happy, Grace o'malley and Christ

Grace O'Malley (born around 1530, died around 1603) was one of the most important women in Irish history, a Queen of Umaill (territory in the Ireland), chieftain of the Ó Máille clan and a pirate.

The meeting of Grace O'Malley and Queen Elizabeth I Nickname Gráinne Mhaol, Granuaile Type Pirate Place of birth Connaught, Ireland Place of death most likely Rockfleet Castle Allegiance Ó Máille Clan Battles/wars Nine Years War (Ireland)

Women of the Sea: Female Pirates to the 1700s

Women of the Sea: Female Pirates to the 1700s

Grace O’ Malley - Irish pirate queen who led rebellions against English rule

Anne Bonny was an Irish woman who became an infamous female pirate. She often sailed with infamous pirate Jack "Calico Jack" Rackham.

Grace O'Malley pirate queen

Am I crazy that I want to throw a pirate party? Sitting around in pirate garb, drinking rum and bon fire. All because of Gráinne Ní Mháille who was an interesting pirate, clan chief and real life heroine of Ireland.

Granuaile (Grace O'Malley): A woman who could give birth, drink whiskey, and defeat Turkish pirates. All in the same day.

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