Irish Home of All Ireland Hall of Fame Online Gallery Mick Higgins Exiled From New York To Kilnaleck & Became Legendary Cavan Footballer The journey across the Atlantic Ocean in 1927 took five year old Michael Higgins, of New York (born on 22nd August 1922) to the Cavan village of his mother and a football career of outstanding achievements. Cavan already was a county steeped in gaelic football folklore, and won All Ireland senior football titles in 1933 (first ever All…