For such a small country, we have plenty of majestic things to thank the Emerald Isle for. From lucky leprechauns and shamrocks to pots of gold and four-leaf clovers, Ireland really is the gift that keeps on giving. And of course, they gave us our favorite national holiday, St. Patrick’s Day. So in the spirit of St. Patrick’s, we’re paying kudos to the talented celebrities that Ireland has gifted the world too.
Some of the stars on this list are loud and proud of their Irish heritage and lovingly celebrate our favorite Irish holiday too. Others on this list managed to take us by complete surprise. So let’s take a look at the talented and beautiful stars with Irish genes that crossed over the rainbow to make their mark on the world.