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From the first President of Ireland Douglas Hyde to the ninth President Michael D Higgins.
1. President Douglas Hyde (1938-1945)
2. President Sean T O'Kelly (1945-1959)
3. President Éamon de Valera (1959-1973)
4. President Erskine Childers (1973-1974)
5. President Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh (1974-1976)
6. President Patrick Hillery (1976-1990)
7. President Mary Robinson (1990-1997)
8. President Mary McAleese (1997-2011)
9. President Michael D Higgins (2011-)
In some parts of County Kerry men outnumber women by four to one, causing local men to complain there are not enough women to go around.