Brian Faulkner (1921-1977) was the Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, 1971-72, and Chief Executive of the short-lived power-sharing administration of 1974. He was created a life peer as Lord Faulkner of Downpatrick in 1977.
- Northern Ireland Prime Minister Implicated in McGurk’s Bar Cover-Up, McGurks Bar Massacre campaign, 4 December 2010.
- W.D. Flackes & Sydney Elliott, Northern Ireland: A Political Directory 1968-88, Blackstaff Press, 1989, pp.125-126.