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# rip - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Liverpool and Spurs legend Ray Clemence dies aged 72
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Liverpool and Spurs legend Ray Clemence dies aged 72

Nov 15th 2020, 3:31 PM 13,327 Views 11 Comments

The goalkeeper won 61 caps for his country and three European Cups and five First Division titles with the Reds.

TV star Des O’Connor dies after suffering fall at home
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# RIP

TV star Des O’Connor dies after suffering fall at home

Nov 15th 2020, 1:10 PM 76,969 Views 20 Comments

The entertainer died in hospital yesterday, his longtime agent and family friend said.

# rip - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

10-time NBA championship winner and Boston Celtics legend dies aged 86
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10-time NBA championship winner and Boston Celtics legend dies aged 86

Nov 10th 2020, 10:31 PM 8,596 Views 0 Comments

Tommy Heinsohn was part of the Celtics team which dominated US basketball during the late 1950s to mid-1960s.

# rip - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Tributes paid after passing of well-known hurling figures in Limerick and Offaly
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Tributes paid after passing of well-known hurling figures in Limerick and Offaly

Nov 7th 2020, 10:14 PM 38,307 Views 6 Comments

Patrickswell paid tribute to county winner Paul Carey while the Birr club are mourning the passing of Adrian Cahill.

# rip - Tuesday 3 November, 2020

John Sessions, actor and comedian, dies aged 67
# Whose Line Is It Anyway
# Whose Line Is It Anyway

John Sessions, actor and comedian, dies aged 67

Nov 3rd 2020, 1:55 PM 55,855 Views 7 Comments

He was known for regular appearances on shows like Whose Line Is It Anyway? and Have I Got News For You, as well as his work on Spitting Image.

# rip - Monday 2 November, 2020

Veteran journalist and Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk dies aged 74
# Tributes
# Tributes

Veteran journalist and Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk dies aged 74

Nov 2nd 2020, 7:25 AM 34,008 Views 30 Comments

The Independent, for which Fisk wrote since 1989, described him as “the most celebrated journalist of his era”.

# rip - Saturday 31 October, 2020

James Bond actor Sean Connery has died aged 90
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# RIP

James Bond actor Sean Connery has died aged 90

Updated Oct 31st 2020, 2:30 PM 107,421 Views 129 Comments

The actor had a career than spanned several decades.

# rip - Friday 30 October, 2020

World Cup-winning former England and Manchester United midfielder Nobby Stiles dies aged 78
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World Cup-winning former England and Manchester United midfielder Nobby Stiles dies aged 78

Oct 30th 2020, 4:00 PM 9,417 Views 15 Comments

He passed away today after a long illness.

# rip - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Two-time Grand Slam winner and Lions legend JJ Williams dies aged 72
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# Welsh Wizard

Two-time Grand Slam winner and Lions legend JJ Williams dies aged 72

Oct 29th 2020, 3:06 PM 7,602 Views 5 Comments

The Llanelli icon was described as ‘a man who inspired a generation’ as the tributes poured in for one of the finest finishers rugby has ever seen.

Cannon & Ball star Bobby Ball dies at 76 after testing positive for Covid-19
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# RIP

Cannon & Ball star Bobby Ball dies at 76 after testing positive for Covid-19

Oct 29th 2020, 9:57 AM 48,582 Views 10 Comments

The star was admitted to hospital with breathing problems.

# rip - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87
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Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87

Oct 25th 2020, 10:55 PM 6,470 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster was part of the BBC’s commentary team for England’s World Cup win in 1966.

# rip - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Tributes pour in after former Tyrone goalkeeper dies aged 33
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Tributes pour in after former Tyrone goalkeeper dies aged 33

Oct 18th 2020, 10:00 PM 127,698 Views 18 Comments

Jonathan Curran won an All-Ireland under Mickey Harte in 2008.

Paddy Doyle: An extract from The God Squad, by the late author
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# RIP

Paddy Doyle: An extract from The God Squad, by the late author

Oct 18th 2020, 10:15 AM 21,938 Views 8 Comments

In an extract from his moving, searing memoir, Paddy Doyle writes about his early days at St Michael’s Industrial School after his parents both died.

# rip - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal tractor crash in Kilkenny
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# Kilkenny

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal tractor crash in Kilkenny

Oct 13th 2020, 6:46 PM 23,499 Views 2 Comments

A man died after his tractor overturned last week.

# rip - Monday 12 October, 2020

Disability activist Paddy Doyle dies aged 69
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# RIP

Disability activist Paddy Doyle dies aged 69

Oct 12th 2020, 12:22 PM 39,231 Views 18 Comments

The God Squad author’s death was confirmed by his family this morning.

# rip - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Opinion: Telling the stories of Irish women - a tribute to Margaret MacCurtain
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# Tribute

Opinion: Telling the stories of Irish women - a tribute to Margaret MacCurtain

Oct 10th 2020, 10:30 AM 19,140 Views 6 Comments

Academic Mary McAuliffe pays tribute to Dr MacCurtain and the groundbreaking work she did.

# rip - Friday 9 October, 2020

Tributes paid following sudden death of Irish Olympian Pat Hooper
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Tributes paid following sudden death of Irish Olympian Pat Hooper

Oct 9th 2020, 10:19 PM 63,115 Views 4 Comments

Pat Hooper represented Ireland at the 1980 Olympic Games.

# rip - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Eddie Van Halen dies aged 65
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# Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen dies aged 65

Oct 6th 2020, 9:15 PM 53,992 Views 38 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the musician who has died after a long battle with cancer.

# rip - Monday 5 October, 2020

Woman (90s) dies following Westmeath road crash
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# RIP

Woman (90s) dies following Westmeath road crash

Oct 5th 2020, 8:22 PM 26,042 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened around 2.15pm this afternoon.

# rip - Friday 2 October, 2020

'His legacy is immense': Irish poet Derek Mahon has died, aged 78
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# RIP

'His legacy is immense': Irish poet Derek Mahon has died, aged 78

Oct 2nd 2020, 2:01 PM 17,586 Views 6 Comments

His poem Everything Is Going To Be All Right brought solace after the pandemic broke out in March.

'It was just very emotional because he would have loved nothing more than to see that'
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# In Memory

'It was just very emotional because he would have loved nothing more than to see that'

Oct 2nd 2020, 11:49 AM 10,773 Views 1 Comment

John Small pays tribute to his late father, Declan – ‘the heart and soul of the club’ – after Ballymun Kickham’s Dublin SFC win.

# rip - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Former Bohemians and Sligo footballer Robbie Brunton has died at the age of 47
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Former Bohemians and Sligo footballer Robbie Brunton has died at the age of 47

Oct 1st 2020, 12:17 PM 9,786 Views 4 Comments

Heartfelt tributes are being paid after the former League of Ireland player’s passing.

# rip - Monday 28 September, 2020

Man (50s) dies in M1 road crash
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# Road Death

Man (50s) dies in M1 road crash

Sep 28th 2020, 7:28 PM 44,112 Views 6 Comments

The crash happened around 12.45pm today.

# rip - Sunday 27 September, 2020

The Irish football fan who inspired a community
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The Irish football fan who inspired a community

Sep 27th 2020, 8:00 AM 26,049 Views 4 Comments

Cork City star Gearóid Morrissey pays tribute to lifelong supporter John Kennedy who passed away last week.

# rip - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

One half of legendary WWE tag team dies
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One half of legendary WWE tag team dies

Sep 23rd 2020, 3:30 PM 51,049 Views 19 Comments

Road Warrior Animal, who made a name for himself in the Legion of Doom, has passed away at the age of 60.

# rip - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Celebrity astrologer Jackie Stallone - mother of Sylvester Stallone - dies aged 98
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# RIP

Celebrity astrologer Jackie Stallone - mother of Sylvester Stallone - dies aged 98

Sep 22nd 2020, 7:50 AM 38,263 Views 28 Comments

Her son, the singer Frank Stallone, confirmed news of her death on Monday.

# rip - Monday 21 September, 2020

Actor Michael Lonsdale - who played a Bond villain in Moonraker - dies aged 89
# Hugo Drax
# Hugo Drax

Actor Michael Lonsdale - who played a Bond villain in Moonraker - dies aged 89

Sep 21st 2020, 8:05 PM 31,857 Views 19 Comments

The French-British actor was best known for his villainous turn as Hugo Drax opposite Roger Moore’s 007 in Moonraker.

# rip - Saturday 19 September, 2020

President Higgins' dog Síoda dies following short illness
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# Brod Agus Sioda

President Higgins' dog Síoda dies following short illness

Sep 19th 2020, 11:55 AM 67,169 Views 113 Comments

Bród and Síoda had become the stars of the Áras in recent years.

# rip - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

'I spent a long time crying last night' - McCoy pays tribute to Pat Smullen
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'I spent a long time crying last night' - McCoy pays tribute to Pat Smullen

Updated Sep 16th 2020, 8:00 PM 53,729 Views 5 Comments

Smullen passed away yesterday at the age of just 43.

Bereaved families want answers about their loved ones' final days in nursing homes, committee is told
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Bereaved families want answers about their loved ones' final days in nursing homes, committee is told

Sep 16th 2020, 1:59 PM 16,465 Views 21 Comments

An expert warned that the huge issue will have implications for the grieving process.

A gentleman and complete professional – Pat Smullen was one of the greats
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A gentleman and complete professional – Pat Smullen was one of the greats

Sep 16th 2020, 8:01 AM 5,186 Views 3 Comments

Long and distinguished career will never be forgotten.

# rip - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

9-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen dies aged 43
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9-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen dies aged 43

Sep 15th 2020, 9:53 PM 110,533 Views 47 Comments

The Offaly native passed away this evening in Dublin.

# rip - Thursday 10 September, 2020

'A force of nature': Actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82
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'A force of nature': Actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82

Sep 10th 2020, 2:49 PM 34,360 Views 25 Comments

Rigg was diagnosed with cancer in March and died early this morning.

# rip - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Tributes paid after death of former Dublin dual star Jimmy Lavin
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Tributes paid after death of former Dublin dual star Jimmy Lavin

Sep 9th 2020, 7:49 PM 7,232 Views 1 Comment

The St Vincent’s great won All-Ireland minor titles in both codes and represented the Dublin senior footballers with distinction.

# rip - Friday 4 September, 2020

'It's very difficult when it's one of your own colleagues' - impact of Detective Colm Horkan's death
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'It's very difficult when it's one of your own colleagues' - impact of Detective Colm Horkan's death

Sep 4th 2020, 8:00 AM 7,335 Views 0 Comments

Former Kerry footballer Aidan O’Mahony has been working in An Garda Síochána for some 14 years.

# rip - Thursday 3 September, 2020

'We had a great life here': Fiancee of Thiago Cortes says the love shown for him has been 'amazing'
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# Dublin

'We had a great life here': Fiancee of Thiago Cortes says the love shown for him has been 'amazing'

Sep 3rd 2020, 12:24 PM 38,469 Views 42 Comments

Teresa Dantas has been speaking about Thiago’s tragic death.

# rip - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Erick Morillo, DJ behind I Like to Move It, dies at 49
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# Miami

Erick Morillo, DJ behind I Like to Move It, dies at 49

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:26 AM 51,735 Views 14 Comments

He died just days before he was due in court for a sexual battery charge.

# rip - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Tributes paid to Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman following death aged 43
# Chadwick Boseman
# Chadwick Boseman

Tributes paid to Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman following death aged 43

Updated Aug 29th 2020, 1:26 PM 139,089 Views 56 Comments

His family announced the shock news on social media.

# rip - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Pat Brady - former Millwall and QPR defender and brother of Liam - has died
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Pat Brady - former Millwall and QPR defender and brother of Liam - has died

Aug 25th 2020, 9:20 PM 12,485 Views 1 Comment

Brady died at the age of 84 after a long illness.

# rip - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71
# New York
# New York

Donald Trump's brother and 'best friend' Robert dies aged 71

Aug 16th 2020, 7:53 AM 96,741 Views 99 Comments

The US president had visited his brother on Friday at a hospital in New York.