Irish runner who received a precious metal medal within the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne for the 1,500 meters and in addition won bronze within the 1958 World Championships, also at 1,500 meters. He went to private college at Catholic University or college School and analyzed economics at Villanova University or college. He competed within the 1960 Olympics within the 800 meters and completed 6th in his quarterfinal. He was created into a rich family members in Arklow, Ireland. Celebrity Maria Bello also went to Villanova.