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Brendan McGahon
Member of the Irish Parliament
for Louth
In office
1982–2002
Preceded by Bernard Markey
Personal details
Born (1936-11-22)22 November 1936
Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland
Died 8 February 2017(2017-02-08) (aged 80)
Ravensdale, County Louth, Ireland
Political party Fine Gael

Brendan McGahon (22 November 1936 – 8 February 2017) was an Irish politician. He was a Fine Gael politician.

He was a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Louth constituency. He was called a 'colourful' figure and with a reputation as a social conservative. McGahon was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the November 1982 general election and retained his seat until retiring at the 2002 general election. He was known for being against gay rights.

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