• Born date: 1936-08-26
  • Born in: n.a.
Austin Deasy

Austin Deasy (born 26 August 1936) is a former Irish Fine Gael politician. He was a TD for the Waterford constituency from 1977 until his retirement at the 2002 general election.Austin Deasy was born in Dungarvan, County Waterford in August 1936. He was educated in Dungarvan and at University College Cork where he qualified as a schoolteacher, and he taught at St Augustines college. In 1967 he entered politics for the first time becoming a Fine Gael member of Dungarvan Urban District Council.