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# death - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia
# Cian English
# Cian English

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia

Updated May 24th 2020, 8:48 PM 88,079 Views 0 Comments

Three men aged 18, 20 and 22 have been arrested and charged with 19-year-old Cian English’s murder.

# death - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire

May 23rd 2020, 4:28 PM 32,424 Views 4 Comments

The bodies of two men were discovered in a house in Drimnagh.

# death - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86
# Fred Willard
# Fred Willard

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86

May 16th 2020, 9:32 PM 74,924 Views 25 Comments

Willard was a four-time Emmy nominee.

# death - Friday 15 May, 2020

Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland to be buried in Mayo
# Foxford
# Foxford

Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland to be buried in Mayo

May 15th 2020, 12:59 PM 42,793 Views 33 Comments

Laura Bernal died suddenly in Dublin last month.

# death - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73
# Kraftwerk
# Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73

May 6th 2020, 7:48 PM 21,000 Views 18 Comments

He had set up the band with co-founder Ralf Hutter in 1970.

# death - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Man (21) arrested after woman's body discovered at flat in Belfast
# HAYWOOD AVENUE
# HAYWOOD AVENUE

Man (21) arrested after woman's body discovered at flat in Belfast

Apr 22nd 2020, 7:05 AM 14,640 Views 0 Comments

PSNI officers were called to the property on Haywood Avenue at around 1:45am.

# death - Thursday 16 April, 2020

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81
# Brian Dennehy
# Brian Dennehy

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81

Apr 16th 2020, 9:32 PM 72,698 Views 73 Comments

Dennehy passed away from natural causes not related to coronavirus at his home yesterday evening.

# death - Friday 3 April, 2020

Farmer (64) dies after being attacked by bull
# Charleville
# Charleville

Farmer (64) dies after being attacked by bull

Apr 3rd 2020, 12:56 PM 65,920 Views 13 Comments

Emergency services were alerted after a neighbour found the man in an unresponsive state.

# death - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'No foul play' suspected in death of woman in Killiney, Dublin
# Killiney
# Killiney

'No foul play' suspected in death of woman in Killiney, Dublin

Apr 1st 2020, 5:19 PM 32,530 Views 1 Comment

The body of a woman in her 50s was discovered in the Balure Lane area of Killiney yesterday evening.

# death - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

Mar 17th 2020, 9:01 PM 18,944 Views 3 Comments

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

# death - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death
# RIP
# RIP

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Mar 11th 2020, 11:21 AM 33,583 Views 0 Comments

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

# death - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'I have a number on my arm from Auschwitz - and people say it never happened?'
# Dita Kraus
# Dita Kraus

'I have a number on my arm from Auschwitz - and people say it never happened?'

Feb 23rd 2020, 10:00 PM 112,945 Views 64 Comments

Holocaust survivor Dita Kraus has written a memoir about her time in Auschwitz.

# death - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Italian towns under lockdown as first European coronavirus death reported
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Italian towns under lockdown as first European coronavirus death reported

Feb 22nd 2020, 7:49 AM 38,877 Views 35 Comments

Over 50,000 people have been asked to stay at home.

# death - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Gardaí investigating death of baby in Waterford house
# Waterford
# Waterford

Gardaí investigating death of baby in Waterford house

Feb 19th 2020, 3:11 PM 29,874 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said the infant died in “unexplained circumstances”.

# death - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300
# Philippines
# Philippines

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 2:40 PM 41,582 Views 91 Comments

The outbreak has been declared an international public health emergency.

# death - Friday 31 January, 2020

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’
# Rathcoole
# Rathcoole

'We’ll be forever heartbroken’: Andrew McGinley pays tribute to his ‘creative, funny, unique children’

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 12:28 PM 100,580 Views 0 Comments

A Mass for the Angels was held in Rathcoole this morning.

# death - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Mother (43) charged with the murder of her three children in Newcastle, Dublin
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Mother (43) charged with the murder of her three children in Newcastle, Dublin

Updated Jan 29th 2020, 5:11 PM 126,462 Views 0 Comments

She appeared in the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

# death - Friday 24 January, 2020

The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?

Jan 24th 2020, 7:00 PM 40,246 Views 11 Comments

The shocking murder of Keane Mulready-Woods added another layer to the ongoing Drogheda feud. We take a look at what has been going on, on this week’s podcast.

# death - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm
# Whitegate
# Whitegate

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm

Jan 22nd 2020, 8:15 PM 34,648 Views 8 Comments

The death is being treated as a tragic accident.

# death - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Ikea to pay family over €40 million after 2-year-old boy killed by falling dresser

Jan 7th 2020, 3:30 PM 63,760 Views 48 Comments

Jozef Dudek died in 2017 of his injuries after a recalled dresser tipped over onto him.

# death - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone
# SYLVA TUKULA
# SYLVA TUKULA

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone

Jan 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 27,030 Views 13 Comments

Sylva Tukula was buried in May without ceremony or notice given to her friends.

# death - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019
# RIP
# RIP

In memoriam: Remembering all those we lost in 2019

Dec 31st 2019, 10:00 PM 53,600 Views 15 Comments

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

# death - Monday 23 December, 2019

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88
# RIP
# RIP

American spiritual teacher Ram Dass dies aged 88

Dec 23rd 2019, 11:12 AM 12,818 Views 10 Comments

Born Richard Alpert, he was a peer of Timothy Leary and played a big role in the psychedelic movement of the 1960s.

# death - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot

Dec 21st 2019, 5:15 PM 27,535 Views 2 Comments

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Woman (70s) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Cavan
# Corduff
# Corduff

Woman (70s) dies following collision between car and lorry in Co Cavan

Dec 21st 2019, 4:06 PM 15,554 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# death - Monday 25 November, 2019

'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley
# Death
From The42
# Death

'You just don't know, in life and sport, what's going to happen next' - Macauley

Nov 25th 2019, 6:04 PM 10,982 Views 0 Comments

The Ballyboden St Enda’s midfielder paid tribute to his late team-mate Dermot Manley after yesterday’s Leinster semi-final win over Garrycastle.

# death - Friday 22 November, 2019

Gardaí investigating death of man in Kerry 'anxious' for witnesses to come forward
# Thomas Carton
# Thomas Carton

Gardaí investigating death of man in Kerry 'anxious' for witnesses to come forward

Nov 22nd 2019, 5:14 PM 19,994 Views 0 Comments

The 55-year-old’s body was discovered by gardaí at a house Killarney on Wednesday.

# death - Friday 15 November, 2019

Man dies in Hong Kong as government condemns 'malicious' protests
# Death
# Death

Man dies in Hong Kong as government condemns 'malicious' protests

Nov 15th 2019, 7:18 AM 9,904 Views 14 Comments

The 70-year-old man was hit on the head with a brick.

# death - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Wife of White Helmets founder ‘barred from leaving Turkey’ amid death probe
# Britain
# Britain

Wife of White Helmets founder ‘barred from leaving Turkey’ amid death probe

Nov 14th 2019, 11:57 AM 17,345 Views 8 Comments

James Le Mesurier was found dead outside his Istanbul home on November 11.

# death - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Varadkar to inquire why GSOC report into Dara Quigley's death has not been shared with the family
# Justice For Dara
# Justice For Dara

Varadkar to inquire why GSOC report into Dara Quigley's death has not been shared with the family

Nov 13th 2019, 2:28 PM 28,288 Views 35 Comments

A Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission probed the case of Dara Quigley, who killed herself after images were leaked by gardai.

# death - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after sudden death in Kerry
# Kenmare
# Kenmare

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after sudden death in Kerry

Oct 31st 2019, 10:44 PM 27,243 Views 0 Comments

The alarm was raised when the body of a man in his 60s was discovered in a ditch close to his car.

# death - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation
# Armagh
# Armagh

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation

Oct 24th 2019, 7:10 AM 17,152 Views 19 Comments

The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy
# Mass Murder
# Mass Murder

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy

Oct 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 50,840 Views 45 Comments

Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.

# death - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Two 17-year-old boys fatally stabbed at house party in UK

Two 17-year-old boys fatally stabbed at house party in UK

Oct 20th 2019, 5:45 PM 37,598 Views 9 Comments

Another 17-year-old and a 23-year-old were injured.

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre
# Foster Place
# Foster Place

Man (30s) dies after being found unconscious by passersby in Dublin city centre

Oct 20th 2019, 4:58 PM 39,326 Views 53 Comments

Inner City Helping Homeless confirmed that the man was known to local homelessness services.

# death - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

'A kind heart': Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell dies three years after cancer diagnosis
# Cancer
# Cancer

'A kind heart': Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell dies three years after cancer diagnosis

Oct 16th 2019, 6:59 PM 78,100 Views 12 Comments

Bracknell’s cancer diagnosis came to light in October 2016.

# death - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80
# RIP
# RIP

Renowned rock drummer Ginger Baker dies aged 80

Oct 6th 2019, 12:14 PM 19,612 Views 13 Comments

The musician rose to fame with Cream in the 1960s.

# death - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Woman (20s) dies in Co Kerry road crash
# Castleisland
# Castleisland

Woman (20s) dies in Co Kerry road crash

Oct 2nd 2019, 12:08 PM 23,846 Views 3 Comments

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to University Hospital Kerry with non-life threatening injuries.

# death - Friday 27 September, 2019

Irishman dies while swimming in Spain
# Camino De Santiago
# Camino De Santiago

Irishman dies while swimming in Spain

Sep 27th 2019, 3:50 PM 48,341 Views 6 Comments

The man was on the Camino trek to Santiago de Compostela with friends when tragedy struck.

# death - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86
# RIP
# RIP

'A great friend of Ireland': Jacques Chirac, former French president, dies aged 86

Updated Sep 26th 2019, 4:05 PM 19,134 Views 19 Comments

He died this morning surrounded by his family.