Eamon Kent: Famous 1916 Irish Patriot The Irish Easter Rising of 1916 in Dublin was responsible for the establishment of many famous Irish martyrs. Their sole objective was to free the thirty two counties of Ireland of English occupation that had existed for eight hundred years.  Eamon Kent had a cultural ambition to preserve all native Irish pastimes and was also influential in musical circles and became an accomplished performer of Irish war pipes. His musical prowess was so masterful on the…