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Pronunciation: (ō-kon'ur), [key]
1. Frank (Michael Donovan), 1903–66, Irish writer.
2. (Mary) Flannery, 1925–64, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
3. John Joseph, Cardinal, born 1920, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman: archbishop of New York since 1984.
4. Sandra Day, born 1930, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court since 1981 and first woman appointed to that position.
5. Thomas Power, 1848–1929, Irish journalist, author, and political leader.

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