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# rip - Friday 14 August, 2020

Morrissey announces death of his 'beloved' Dublin-born mother
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Morrissey announces death of his 'beloved' Dublin-born mother

Aug 14th 2020, 12:45 PM 72,328 Views 49 Comments

Morrissey had previously asked fans to pray for his mother who was “in trouble”.

# rip - Monday 10 August, 2020

Tributes paid after death of Tipperary All-Ireland winning hurler and coach
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Tributes paid after death of Tipperary All-Ireland winning hurler and coach

Aug 10th 2020, 4:59 PM 12,505 Views 3 Comments

1965 All-Ireland champion Paddy Doyle helped Borris-Ileigh to national club glory in 1987.

# rip - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Cavan All-Ireland winner James McCabe dies aged 89
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Cavan All-Ireland winner James McCabe dies aged 89

Aug 9th 2020, 5:09 PM 5,391 Views 2 Comments

James McCabe lined out at corner-back when Cavan defeated Meath in the 1952 All-Ireland final replay.

'A convinced European': Former Labour TD and IIEA founder Brendan Halligan dies aged 84
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'A convinced European': Former Labour TD and IIEA founder Brendan Halligan dies aged 84

Updated Aug 9th 2020, 4:47 PM 30,463 Views 14 Comments

Uachtarán na hÉireann, An Taoiseach and Labour leader Alan Kelly have paid tribute to the veteran politician.

# rip - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'He was Ireland's Martin Luther King': Derry and Ireland say goodbye to John Hume
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'He was Ireland's Martin Luther King': Derry and Ireland say goodbye to John Hume

Aug 5th 2020, 2:21 PM 20,919 Views 43 Comments

“Make no mistake about it – there are people alive today who would not be alive had it not been for John’s vision and his work.”

'We're in tears': Derry's people on what John Hume meant to the city
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'We're in tears': Derry's people on what John Hume meant to the city

Aug 5th 2020, 10:18 AM 13,087 Views 7 Comments

The city is in mourning ahead of the funeral of John Hume today.

Opinion: John Hume gave us the gift of peace, it's our responsibility to protect it
# Good Friday Agreement
# Good Friday Agreement

Opinion: John Hume gave us the gift of peace, it's our responsibility to protect it

Aug 5th 2020, 7:00 AM 11,599 Views 8 Comments

Rights campaigner Emma DeSouza pays tribute to John Hume, the peacemaker, who will be laid to rest today.

# rip - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

John Hume's family ask public to 'light a candle for peace' tonight
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# John Hume

John Hume's family ask public to 'light a candle for peace' tonight

Aug 4th 2020, 7:48 AM 20,148 Views 9 Comments

His family asked people to light a candle at 9pm in their homes or at their doors.

# rip - Monday 3 August, 2020

Sporting tributes from Derry paid to 'wonderful ambassador' John Hume
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Sporting tributes from Derry paid to 'wonderful ambassador' John Hume

Aug 3rd 2020, 4:07 PM 21,345 Views 6 Comments

The former SDLP leader, who was president of Derry City FC, has passed away at the age of 83.

'A great hero and a true peace maker': President leads tributes to former SDLP leader John Hume
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# John Hume

'A great hero and a true peace maker': President leads tributes to former SDLP leader John Hume

Updated Aug 3rd 2020, 3:40 PM 32,570 Views 35 Comments

The Clintons said that Hume’s ability “to see his adversaries as human beings”, helped forge a lasting peace in Northern Ireland.

Ireland's peacemaker, John Hume (1937-2020)
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# Obituary

Ireland's peacemaker, John Hume (1937-2020)

Aug 3rd 2020, 9:45 AM 30,193 Views 23 Comments

The former SDLP leader has died aged 83.

Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies aged 83
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Former SDLP leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies aged 83

Aug 3rd 2020, 9:21 AM 75,201 Views 85 Comments

The Irish peace icon passed away after a long struggle with dementia.

# rip - Friday 31 July, 2020

Alan Parker - the director of The Commitments and Angela's Ashes - has died aged 76
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Alan Parker - the director of The Commitments and Angela's Ashes - has died aged 76

Jul 31st 2020, 5:05 PM 22,865 Views 33 Comments

Parker’s storied career included directing credits for Bugsy Malone, Fame and Mississippi Burning.

# rip - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

All Black legend Andy Haden dies aged 69
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All Black legend Andy Haden dies aged 69

Jul 29th 2020, 9:29 AM 6,301 Views 1 Comment

The former lock passed away after a battle with cancer.

# rip - Monday 27 July, 2020

Irish man (20s) dies after being hit by car in Costa del Sol, Spain
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# Marbella

Irish man (20s) dies after being hit by car in Costa del Sol, Spain

Jul 27th 2020, 9:31 PM 81,009 Views 10 Comments

The Dublin man died in the early hours of this morning following the incident.

# rip - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Gone With The Wind star Dame Olivia de Havilland dies aged 104
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Gone With The Wind star Dame Olivia de Havilland dies aged 104

Jul 26th 2020, 5:50 PM 30,297 Views 27 Comments

She was best known as Melanie Wilkes in the 1939 classic.

US TV personality Regis Philbin dies aged 88
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US TV personality Regis Philbin dies aged 88

Jul 26th 2020, 1:42 PM 23,369 Views 8 Comments

He hosted the American version of ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’

# rip - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Fleetwood Mac co-founder Peter Green dies aged 73
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Fleetwood Mac co-founder Peter Green dies aged 73

Jul 25th 2020, 5:04 PM 33,332 Views 52 Comments

He helped to found the rock and blues group in 1967.

# rip - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral
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'Beautiful, caring and wise': Ruth Morrissey remembered at funeral

Updated Jul 22nd 2020, 8:23 PM 17,832 Views 11 Comments

The 39-year-old CervicalCheck campaigner and mother died on Sunday.

# rip - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack
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Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

Jul 21st 2020, 1:39 PM 42,982 Views 37 Comments

There were a number of events held around the country to mark the former Ireland manager’s funeral today.

# rip - Monday 20 July, 2020

Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton
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Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton

Jul 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 31,838 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland manager and England World Cup winner died earlier this month at the age of 85. His funeral takes place tomorrow.

# rip - Sunday 19 July, 2020

'She gave generously to anyone who knew her': Family of Ruth Morrissey pay tribute after CervicalCheck campaigner dies aged 39
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'She gave generously to anyone who knew her': Family of Ruth Morrissey pay tribute after CervicalCheck campaigner dies aged 39

Updated Jul 19th 2020, 3:50 PM 54,969 Views 44 Comments

“Neither the HSE nor the State has ever apologised to her, and now it is too late,” a family statement said.

# rip - Saturday 18 July, 2020

US politician and civil rights leader John Lewis dies aged 80
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US politician and civil rights leader John Lewis dies aged 80

Updated Jul 18th 2020, 5:34 PM 22,581 Views 66 Comments

He was the youngest and last survivor of the Big Six civil rights activists.

# rip - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Kieran O’Connor: A club hero, a county star, a tragic loss
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Kieran O’Connor: A club hero, a county star, a tragic loss

Jul 16th 2020, 8:00 PM 22,970 Views 4 Comments

The 2010 All-Ireland winner passed away yesterday.

# rip - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Tributes paid after the passing of Cork All-Ireland winner Kieran O'Connor
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Tributes paid after the passing of Cork All-Ireland winner Kieran O'Connor

Jul 15th 2020, 8:28 PM 144,319 Views 32 Comments

The Aghada club player won an All-Ireland senior football medal with Cork in 2010.

'Our hero, our fighter': Stardust campaigner Christine Keegan - who lost two daughters in tragedy - has died
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'Our hero, our fighter': Stardust campaigner Christine Keegan - who lost two daughters in tragedy - has died

Jul 15th 2020, 10:29 AM 33,625 Views 19 Comments

Christine’s tireless work alongside the families of other victims laid the foundations for the new inquests for the victims of the fire.

# rip - Monday 13 July, 2020

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies aged 59
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# Denmark

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies aged 59

Jul 13th 2020, 10:18 AM 47,505 Views 5 Comments

She had been South Africa’s ambassador to Denmark since 2015.

Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, dies aged 57
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Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, dies aged 57

Jul 13th 2020, 7:36 AM 96,635 Views 24 Comments

The Hawaiian-born actress had been receiving treatment for breast cancer.

# rip - Saturday 11 July, 2020

'A legacy of outstanding leadership': Tributes paid to Ireland legend Jack Charlton
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# Jackie's Army

'A legacy of outstanding leadership': Tributes paid to Ireland legend Jack Charlton

Jul 11th 2020, 12:56 PM 29,202 Views 53 Comments

The Englishman who guided Ireland to the quarter-finals of Italia 90 died yesterday aged 85.

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)
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# Big Jack

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)

Jul 11th 2020, 9:41 AM 41,589 Views 81 Comments

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85
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Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85

Jul 11th 2020, 9:11 AM 86,425 Views 154 Comments

The Englishman guided Ireland to the quarter-finals of Italia 90.

# rip - Monday 6 July, 2020

'He was an icon': Tributes paid to Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone
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'He was an icon': Tributes paid to Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone

Jul 6th 2020, 4:05 PM 33,636 Views 38 Comments

Morricone composed scores for films The Mission, The Untouchables and Cinema Paradiso.

Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy
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Brothers who died in Tipperary diving tragedy named as Fergus and Philip Brophy

Jul 6th 2020, 7:19 AM 46,115 Views 5 Comments

The brothers died while diving at the Portroe Dive Centre.

# rip - Friday 3 July, 2020

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications
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Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:12 PM 9,902 Views 1 Comment

The 57-year-old father of legendary UFC champ, Khabib, passed away earlier today.

# rip - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98
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Veteran US comedian, director and actor Carl Reiner dies aged 98

Jun 30th 2020, 3:43 PM 12,078 Views 5 Comments

Reiner had a storied career and his son Rob also went on to great things in Hollywood.

# rip - Monday 29 June, 2020

'I always told him he would change the world': Family lead tributes to 14-year-old Noah Donohoe
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'I always told him he would change the world': Family lead tributes to 14-year-old Noah Donohoe

Jun 29th 2020, 7:21 AM 37,440 Views 9 Comments

On Saturday, police said that a body found in north Belfast is believed to be his.

# rip - Friday 26 June, 2020

Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83
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Former Ireland international and Arsenal assistant manager Theo Foley dies aged 83

Jun 26th 2020, 5:21 PM 14,401 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner earned nine caps for his country.

# rip - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan
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# Garda Horkan

'A peacemaker and a rock of sense': TDs pay Dáil tribute and hold minute's silence for Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 24th 2020, 3:36 PM 6,187 Views 0 Comments

“He never let us down, the people he had sworn to serve,” the Taoiseach told the Dáil today.

# rip - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34
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Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34

Jun 23rd 2020, 2:38 PM 10,410 Views 8 Comments

The 2009 Aintree hero had returned from retirement last year.

# rip - Monday 22 June, 2020

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80
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Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80

Jun 22nd 2020, 8:00 PM 21,362 Views 14 Comments

The filmmaker died after a year-long battle with cancer, US media reports.