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# rip - Yesterday’s News

From The42 'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life' Opening Up

'He lived the best life he could, he smiled every day and enjoyed everything. I take that into my life'

Death, grief, joy, elation: Leanne Kiernan has had to overcome a lot on her journey so far. Having recently turned 21, the Ireland and West Ham star reflects on her remarkable rise.

# rip - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

From The42 Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37 RIP

Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso mourning the death of his sister aged 37

Francesca Gattuso, who worked as a secretary at AC Milan, passed away after four months in hospital.

# rip - Sunday 31 May, 2020

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76 RIP

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76

The narrator and actor died suddenly while at home with his wife yesterday, his agent said.

# rip - Friday 29 May, 2020

'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81 RIP

'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81

Bowyer died at his home in Las Vegas yesterday evening.

# rip - Thursday 28 May, 2020

From The42 Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79 RIP

Father of Aston Villa boss Dean Smith dies at the age of 79

Ron Smith, a lifelong Villa fan, died after a four-week battle against coronavirus.

# rip - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'A giant of a man': Influential Aids campaigner and playwright Larry Kramer dies aged 84

Kramer’s husband confirmed that he died from died from pneumonia.

# rip - Sunday 24 May, 2020

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

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

# rip - Friday 22 May, 2020

From The42 Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78 RIP

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78

Jerry Sloan, who guided the Utah Jazz for 23 seasons, also featured on The Last Dance documentary.

# rip - Thursday 21 May, 2020

From The42 Down GAA mourn passing of legendary All-Ireland winning player and coach Giant

Down GAA mourn passing of legendary All-Ireland winning player and coach

John Murphy scored a goal in Down’s All-Ireland final win over Kerry in 1968.

# rip - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer RIP

Tributes paid after sudden death of former Mayo minor footballer

Darragh Sloyan, 35, represented Mayo through the underage grades during his career.

# rip - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Tributes paid to filmmaker Lynn Shelton who has died aged 54

Friends said her ‘creative energy and infectious spirit were unrivalled’.

# rip - Saturday 16 May, 2020

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

Willard was a four-time Emmy nominee.

# rip - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

From The42 'My hero, my idol' - Tributes paid after Shane Duffy's father dies aged 53 RIP

'My hero, my idol' - Tributes paid after Shane Duffy's father dies aged 53

Brian Duffy, who was well-known among Ireland supporters, passed away at his home on Monday.

# rip - Monday 11 May, 2020

From The42 Atalanta youth midfielder dies aged 19 after suffering aneurysm RIP

Atalanta youth midfielder dies aged 19 after suffering aneurysm

Andrea Rinadli fell ill while training at his home on Friday, and passed away earlier today.

Jerry Stiller, star of Seinfeld and King of Queens, dies aged 92 RIP

Jerry Stiller, star of Seinfeld and King of Queens, dies aged 92

He died of natural causes, his son Ben Stiller confirmed today.

# rip - Saturday 9 May, 2020

From The42 Leeds give Hunter poignant send off at Elland Road as legend's funeral is held Fitting This post contains videos

Leeds give Hunter poignant send off at Elland Road as legend's funeral is held

A member of England’s 1966 World Cup-winning squad, the 76-year-old passed away last month.

Rock 'n' roll great Little Richard dies aged 87 RIP This post contains videos

Rock 'n' roll great Little Richard dies aged 87

Citing the musician’s son, Rolling Stone magazine said the cause of death was unknown.

# rip - Friday 8 May, 2020

'She will be dearly missed': Gogglebox star June Bernicoff dies aged 82

The news was confirmed by the show’s producer this evening.

# rip - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73

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

# rip - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Sam Lloyd - the actor who played Ted in Scrubs - has died aged 56 RIP

Sam Lloyd - the actor who played Ted in Scrubs - has died aged 56

Scrubs co-star Zach Braff was among those paying tribute.

# rip - Friday 1 May, 2020

Legendary drummer and afrobeat co-founder Tony Allen dies aged 79 RIP

Legendary drummer and afrobeat co-founder Tony Allen dies aged 79

Allen was the drummer and musical director of Fela Kuti’s band Africa ’70 in the 1960s and 1970s.

# rip - Thursday 30 April, 2020

From The42 Former England and Leeds defender Trevor Cherry dies aged 72 RIP

Former England and Leeds defender Trevor Cherry dies aged 72

Cherry earned 27 caps for England and captained the national side in his penultimate appearance.

# rip - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after death of former Clare manager and chairman Noel Walsh RIP

Tributes paid after death of former Clare manager and chairman Noel Walsh

A county selector for 20 years, Walsh is hailed as ‘leading light in the county of Clare’.

Irrfan Khan: Slumdog Millionaire and Life of Pi actor dies at 53 RIP

Irrfan Khan: Slumdog Millionaire and Life of Pi actor dies at 53

The Bollywood star was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour in 2018.

# rip - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

From The42 'I was going to ring him today': Souness pays emotional tribute to Michael Robinson RIP This post contains videos

'I was going to ring him today': Souness pays emotional tribute to Michael Robinson

The Liverpool and Ireland striker has died aged 61.

'Finding a voice, where they found a vision': Eavan Boland's powerful voice for women is remembered Poetry This post contains videos

# rip - Monday 27 April, 2020

'The foremost female poet of her generation': Eavan Boland has died aged 75 RIP

'The foremost female poet of her generation': Eavan Boland has died aged 75

Boland published her first book of poetry in 1962 and went on to become a writer-in-residence at Trinity College Dublin and UCD.

# rip - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Tributes paid to Irish woman who died in Australia crash on Sunday

Rosanna Neff (33) was from Dublin and had been living in Australia prior to her death.

# rip - Friday 17 April, 2020

'May we always remember them': Tributes to healthcare workers who died from Covid-19 RIP

'May we always remember them': Tributes to healthcare workers who died from Covid-19

Jim Kenny and Catherine Hickey worked in St Luke’s Hospital in Kilkenny.

From The42 Leeds United and England legend Norman Hunter dies aged 76 RIP

Leeds United and England legend Norman Hunter dies aged 76

The World Cup-winning defender has passed away having been diagnosed with Covid-19.

# rip - Thursday 16 April, 2020

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81

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

From The42 Legendary WWE ring announcer Howard Finkel dies at 69 RIP

Legendary WWE ring announcer Howard Finkel dies at 69

The news of the wrestling personality’s death was confirmed by the company today.

# rip - Monday 13 April, 2020

From The42 Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash RIP

Former Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, 36, dies in car crash

Russell Wilson is among those paying tribute to Jackson, who passed away last night in Alabama.

From The42 Colourful 'Peacock of the Fairways' Doug Sanders dies at 86 RIP

Colourful 'Peacock of the Fairways' Doug Sanders dies at 86

He famously missed a three-foot putt to win the Open.

# rip - Sunday 12 April, 2020

From The42 Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness RIP

Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness

He was also picked by England for the 1966 and 1970 World Cup squads.

From The42 British F1 legend Stirling Moss dies aged 90 following long illness RIP

British F1 legend Stirling Moss dies aged 90 following long illness

Moss died peacefully at his London home, his wife said.

# rip - Thursday 9 April, 2020

From The42 Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus RIP

Namajunas withdraws from UFC 249 after death of two family members following coronavirus

The former strawweight champion was due to face Jessica Andrade in the controversial card’s co-main event on 18 April.

'Ireland lost one of our greatest champions of children': Tributes paid to advocate Norah Gibbons

Gibbons was involved in several projects to protect the rights of children and vulnerable groups.

# rip - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Linda Tripp, whose taped conversations with Lewinsky led to Clinton impeachment, dies aged 70 RIP

Linda Tripp, whose taped conversations with Lewinsky led to Clinton impeachment, dies aged 70

Her death was confined by attorney Joseph Murtha.

From The42 Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final RIP

Offaly GAA pay tribute after passing of coach who guided them to All-Ireland football final

Fr Tom Scully coached Offaly in the decider against Kerry in 1969.

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