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Dublin: 13°C Wednesday 10 August 2022

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# rip - Saturday 9 April, 2022

Steelers' quarterback Haskins dies after being struck by car
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Steelers' quarterback Haskins dies after being struck by car

Apr 9th 2022, 9:13 PM 9,481 Views 1 Comment

The 24-year-old was struck by a car in South Florida.

# rip - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Tánaiste pays tribute to Ukrainian man who died after leaving 'second home' Ireland to fight
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Tánaiste pays tribute to Ukrainian man who died after leaving 'second home' Ireland to fight

Updated Apr 7th 2022, 1:30 PM 54,592 Views 21 Comments

Oleksandr’s friend Alex Cucuet said he was an energetic and funny person.

# rip - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Former Scotland and Lions prop Tom Smith dies aged 50
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Former Scotland and Lions prop Tom Smith dies aged 50

Apr 6th 2022, 7:49 PM 59,648 Views 9 Comments

The former player was diagnosed with stage four colon cancer in November 2019.

Bye Bye Birdie star Bobby Rydell dies aged 79
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Bye Bye Birdie star Bobby Rydell dies aged 79

Apr 6th 2022, 8:00 AM 17,395 Views 1 Comment

Rydell was among a wave of US teen idols who emerged after Elvis Presley and before the rise of The Beatles.

# rip - Monday 4 April, 2022

EastEnders stalwart June Brown, best known as Dot Cotton, dies aged 95
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EastEnders stalwart June Brown, best known as Dot Cotton, dies aged 95

Apr 4th 2022, 1:36 PM 28,410 Views 12 Comments

The veteran actress left the soap in 2020.

# rip - Friday 1 April, 2022

Sligo footballer Red Óg Murphy dies aged 21
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Sligo footballer Red Óg Murphy dies aged 21

Apr 1st 2022, 9:41 PM 145,072 Views 16 Comments

Murphy was studying in DCU and was a star on their Sigerson Cup team.

# rip - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'
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Funeral of journalist killed in Ukraine hears he 'brought hope to the darkest places of the world'

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:40 PM 23,042 Views 4 Comments

Family and friends of the cameraman addressed his funeral in Dublin today.

# rip - Saturday 26 March, 2022

Tributes paid to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins after sudden death at age 50
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Tributes paid to Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins after sudden death at age 50

Updated Mar 26th 2022, 3:18 PM 91,622 Views 50 Comments

Tributes have been pouring in from music industry heavyweights, describing the news as “heart breaking”.

# rip - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright dies aged 84
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Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright dies aged 84

Mar 23rd 2022, 7:00 PM 21,393 Views 18 Comments

In a statement, Albright’s family said she died “surrounded by family and friends”.

# rip - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Suspect charged over murder of rugby star Aramburu in Paris
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Suspect charged over murder of rugby star Aramburu in Paris

Updated Mar 22nd 2022, 8:50 PM 9,466 Views 2 Comments

The former Argentina international won 22 caps for his country.

# rip - Monday 21 March, 2022

Suspect detained over Paris killing of Argentina rugby star Aramburu
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Suspect detained over Paris killing of Argentina rugby star Aramburu

Mar 21st 2022, 12:42 PM 7,032 Views 1 Comment

The former Argentina international was shot and killed in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# rip - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Scottish Parliament rugby player dies during game against Ireland's Oireachtas team
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# Rugby

Scottish Parliament rugby player dies during game against Ireland's Oireachtas team

Updated Mar 20th 2022, 1:47 PM 128,714 Views 11 Comments

David Hill died while playing for the Scottish Parliament rugby club in Dublin against Ireland’s Dáil and Seanad team.

# rip - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Former Argentina international Federico Aramburu shot and killed in Paris
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Former Argentina international Federico Aramburu shot and killed in Paris

Mar 19th 2022, 4:14 PM 17,218 Views 2 Comments

The 42-year-old won 22 caps for his country.

'Ireland has lost an outstanding diplomat': Tributes paid to ambassador Jim Kelly after sudden death
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'Ireland has lost an outstanding diplomat': Tributes paid to ambassador Jim Kelly after sudden death

Mar 19th 2022, 8:08 AM 54,017 Views 6 Comments

Jim Kelly had served as Ireland’s Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations since 2020.

# rip - Thursday 17 March, 2022

To The Manor Born star Peter Bowles dies aged 85
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To The Manor Born star Peter Bowles dies aged 85

Mar 17th 2022, 1:20 PM 29,420 Views 11 Comments

He was best known for his role in the BBC sitcom starring alongside Penelope Keith.

# rip - Monday 14 March, 2022

Oscar-winning actor William Hurt dies age 71
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Oscar-winning actor William Hurt dies age 71

Mar 14th 2022, 7:15 AM 39,658 Views 9 Comments

Hurt won two academy awards in his career.

# rip - Monday 7 March, 2022

Frank O'Farrell, Manchester United's only Irish manager, passes away aged 94
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Frank O'Farrell, Manchester United's only Irish manager, passes away aged 94

Mar 7th 2022, 2:13 PM 20,681 Views 10 Comments

The Cork native’s playing career as a wing-half in England began with West Ham United, amassing 213 appearances, scoring nine times.

Thai police post-mortem shows Shane Warne died of natural causes
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Thai police post-mortem shows Shane Warne died of natural causes

Mar 7th 2022, 1:32 PM 27,190 Views 0 Comments

Preliminary evaluations from Thai authorities suggested the cricketer died from a heart attack.

# rip - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Brian Cody on Paul Shefflin: 'It’s just an absolute tragedy'
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Brian Cody on Paul Shefflin: 'It’s just an absolute tragedy'

Mar 6th 2022, 4:42 PM 57,149 Views 5 Comments

The brother of Kilkenny legend Henry Shefflin passed away suddenly on Friday.

# rip - Saturday 5 March, 2022

Ballyhale Shamrocks 'shocked and saddened' by sudden death of Paul Shefflin
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Ballyhale Shamrocks 'shocked and saddened' by sudden death of Paul Shefflin

Mar 5th 2022, 1:21 PM 29,701 Views 4 Comments

Mr Shefflin, who is the younger brother of Kilkenny great Henry, started in Ballyhale’s 2007 and 2010 All-Ireland final wins.

# rip - Friday 4 March, 2022

Game Of Thrones actor John Stahl dies at the age of 68
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Game Of Thrones actor John Stahl dies at the age of 68

Mar 4th 2022, 10:08 PM 40,160 Views 2 Comments

The Scottish actor featured in numerous TV shows and theatrical productions during his career.

# rip - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Man (70s) dies following three-vehicle road crash in Kerry
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Man (70s) dies following three-vehicle road crash in Kerry

Mar 3rd 2022, 8:48 AM 10,078 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened yesterday evening at around 5.30pm.

# rip - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Tributes paid to ‘much-loved’ children’s author and illustrator Shirley Hughes
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Tributes paid to ‘much-loved’ children’s author and illustrator Shirley Hughes

Mar 2nd 2022, 12:31 PM 17,423 Views 4 Comments

The 94-year-old’s Alfie series has been a long-running hit with children and parents alike.

# rip - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Former All Black and Samoa player Va'aiga Tuigamala dies aged 52
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Former All Black and Samoa player Va'aiga Tuigamala dies aged 52

Feb 24th 2022, 7:33 PM 10,682 Views 10 Comments

Affectionately known as ‘Inga the winger,’ Tuigamala played in both the rugby union and rugby league.

# rip - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Garda probe launched after man found dead in Trinity College library
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Garda probe launched after man found dead in Trinity College library

Feb 23rd 2022, 10:10 PM 144,048 Views 0 Comments

He was discovered this evening.

Iggy Pop leads tributes to 'huge talent' Mark Lanegan
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Iggy Pop leads tributes to 'huge talent' Mark Lanegan

Feb 23rd 2022, 7:50 AM 24,764 Views 5 Comments

Lanegan was a member of Screaming Trees, Queens of the Stone Age and The Gutter Twins.

# rip - Monday 21 February, 2022

Tributes paid to music entrepreneur Jamal Edwards who has died aged 31
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Tributes paid to music entrepreneur Jamal Edwards who has died aged 31

Feb 21st 2022, 2:10 PM 36,783 Views 1 Comment

Tributes to Edwards flooded social media with many expressing their condolences to his mother.

Northern Ireland politicians to gather to pay tribute to Christopher Stalford
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Northern Ireland politicians to gather to pay tribute to Christopher Stalford

Feb 21st 2022, 1:32 PM 11,713 Views 0 Comments

DUP leader Jeffrey Donaldson said the party was still in shock following the sudden death of the father of four.

# rip - Friday 18 February, 2022

Council worker dies in Wexford while responding to Storm Eunice
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Council worker dies in Wexford while responding to Storm Eunice

Feb 18th 2022, 1:59 PM 75,682 Views 23 Comments

It is understood the incident happened in the Ballythomas area of north Wexford earlier this morning.

# rip - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

US satirist PJ O'Rourke has died aged 74
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US satirist PJ O'Rourke has died aged 74

Feb 16th 2022, 7:31 AM 16,589 Views 6 Comments

O’Rourke was known for skewering both Democrats and Republicans.

# rip - Monday 14 February, 2022

Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman dies aged 75
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Ghostbusters director Ivan Reitman dies aged 75

Feb 14th 2022, 7:25 AM 18,039 Views 7 Comments

Among other notable films he directed are Twins, Kindergarten Cop, Dave, Junior and 1998’s Six Days, Seven Nights.

# rip - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Former Major League Baseball standout Jeremy Giambi dies aged 47
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Former Major League Baseball standout Jeremy Giambi dies aged 47

Feb 10th 2022, 6:49 PM 8,285 Views 4 Comments

Giambi spent six seasons in MLB and had his best success alongside older brother Jason in Oakland.

Betty Davis, hard funk pioneer, dies aged 77
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Betty Davis, hard funk pioneer, dies aged 77

Feb 10th 2022, 7:51 AM 29,747 Views 4 Comments

Her records sold modestly at the time, but their impact has been cited often in the decades following.

# rip - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

First University Challenge host Bamber Gascoigne dies aged 87
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First University Challenge host Bamber Gascoigne dies aged 87

Feb 8th 2022, 1:05 PM 16,355 Views 11 Comments

The TV presenter died at his home in Richmond after a short illness.

# rip - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Munster and Ireland rugby legend Tom Kiernan dies aged 83
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Munster and Ireland rugby legend Tom Kiernan dies aged 83

Feb 3rd 2022, 3:50 PM 24,101 Views 12 Comments

Kiernan won 54 caps for Ireland and coached Munster to a legendary win against the All Blacks in 1978.

# rip - Monday 31 January, 2022

President leads tributes to Traveller rights activist Ronnie Fay
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President leads tributes to Traveller rights activist Ronnie Fay

Jan 31st 2022, 4:18 PM 20,343 Views 0 Comments

Fay, who had been an activist for Traveller people for some 40 years, died today.

# rip - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Fulham pay tribute to fan who died after collapsing during Blackpool game
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Fulham pay tribute to fan who died after collapsing during Blackpool game

Jan 30th 2022, 9:50 AM 5,309 Views 7 Comments

Paul Parish suffered a cardiac arrest while watching yesterday’s Championship fixture at Craven Cottage.

# rip - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Former France out-half Guy Laporte dies at 69
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Former France out-half Guy Laporte dies at 69

Jan 29th 2022, 4:51 PM 7,765 Views 4 Comments

Laporte was manager of the French national team from 1993 to 1995.

# rip - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Tributes paid to British comedian Barry Cryer after his death aged 86
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Tributes paid to British comedian Barry Cryer after his death aged 86

Jan 27th 2022, 12:20 PM 15,763 Views 13 Comments

The comedy star has been remembered by comedians and celebrities.

# rip - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Former Celtic manager Wim Jansen dies aged 75
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Former Celtic manager Wim Jansen dies aged 75

Jan 25th 2022, 1:13 PM 6,698 Views 6 Comments

The former Feyenoord and Holland player had been living with dementia.