News and history of Living Legend Pat Troy

Last update: May 14, 10:20PM

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On May 2, 2017, Pat received the Irish Spirit Award at the first-ever Irish Heritage Night, before the Nationals-Diamondbacks game at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. He is shown here on the stadium's giant video monitor.

(with Pat is his wife Bernadette and his son Patrick)

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Bernadette and Pat Troy with
Her Excellency, Ambassador Anne Anderson

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Pat and Bernadette Troy are granted an audience with
His Holiness Pope Francis
at the Vatican on September 11, 2013.

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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey
with Pat and Bernadette in the Pentagon - August 4, 2015.

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Pat lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at
at Arlington National Cemetery - March 26, 2011

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Pat's autobiography is now available for purchase through Amazon! Click the cover below to order your copy.

Watch an old Christmas episode of The Irish Show with Pat Troy and Ed O'Brien. Included is an interview with now-Ambassador Anne Anderson, who was then First Secretary of the Irish Embassy. Also included is music by Seamus Kennedy and Brendan Sheridan, a story by John Barry, and a performance by the O'Neill-James School of Irish Dancing.

Watch Pat perform "The Unicorn Song" for the final time as owner of Ireland's Own:

Pat's signature at the restaurant was his "Tribute to America," a favorite of the restaurant regulars, and he gave recognition of those individuals and groups who make America great. Watch him give his Tribute for the last time as the owner of the restaurant.

Thank you to all the customers and friends who stopped by over the past 33 years!

President Reagan's visit

Relive the excitement of when President Ronald Reagan visited Ireland's Own on Saint Patrick's Day, March 17, 1988.

The Irish Radio Show

Listen to Pat Troy on The Irish Show, his long-time radio program broadcast live every Sunday morning at 11:00am Eastern time. In the Washington DC area you can dial your radio to 1120AM, listen via telephone from anywhere in the United States at 605-475-1700, or click on WUST's website from anywhere in the world.

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Watch Pat Troy interview screen legend Maureen O'Hara on his radio show:

What's My Line

Did you know Pat Troy was once on the game show "What's My Line"? Watch Pat's episode below, originally broadcast on July 28, 1963.

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