Martin Dempsey was born in 1922 in Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Braveheart (1995), The Devil in the Fog (1968) and Ulysses (1967). He died on November 23, 1998 in Ireland.
Irish actor, producer, director, playwright, opera singer, voice tutor and occasional conductor of the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra. Also musical director for the Greystones Operatic Society. Began his working life as a civil servant.
Fluent in the Irish language, he spent the last 25 years of his life writing the Opera "Marriage of Figaro" in Irish.