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#50 years

# 50-years - Thursday 7 September, 2017

An Post stamp marks 50th anniversary of free secondary education
# Commemorative
# Commemorative

An Post stamp marks 50th anniversary of free secondary education

Sep 7th 2017, 3:21 PM 14,782 Views 56 Comments

The stamp features two students from the largest second level school in the country.

# 50-years - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

50 years later and the Nelson's Pillar bomber says he has no regrets
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

50 years later and the Nelson's Pillar bomber says he has no regrets

Mar 8th 2016, 4:31 PM 33,261 Views 144 Comments

Liam Sutcliffe planted the bomb which destroyed the monument half a century ago.

# 50-years - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm

Apr 28th 2015, 1:02 PM 3,305 Views 1 Comment

The late Northern Irishman’s 10 goals in 41 league appearances helped inspire the club’s title triumph.

# 50-years - Friday 23 May, 2014

VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper
# 50 Years
# 50 Years

VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper

May 23rd 2014, 7:04 PM 12,641 Views 28 Comments

Archive footage shows the huge crowds that gathered when the building was officially opened, 50 years ago today.

# 50-years - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland
# 50 Years
# 50 Years

Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland

Jun 15th 2013, 9:15 AM 10,726 Views 8 Comments

It is 50 years since JFK visited Ireland, and people are sharing their memories with the National Library.

# 50-years - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Marilyn Monroe: 50 years gone, 5 pictures of beauty
# Remembering Marilyn
From The Daily Edge
# Remembering Marilyn

Marilyn Monroe: 50 years gone, 5 pictures of beauty

Aug 5th 2012, 8:30 PM 16,234 Views 17 Comments

A half century may have come and gone but the world still remembers Hollywood’s blonde bombshell.

VIDEO: Marilyn Monroe's great on-screen moments
# Marilyn Monroe
From The Daily Edge
# Marilyn Monroe

VIDEO: Marilyn Monroe's great on-screen moments

Aug 5th 2012, 12:59 PM 3,105 Views 3 Comments

The Hollywood actress died 50 years ago today. We take a look at some of her finest on-screen moments.

# 50-years - Friday 13 July, 2012

In Pictures: Rolling Stones celebrate 50 years
# As Years Go By
From The Daily Edge
# As Years Go By

In Pictures: Rolling Stones celebrate 50 years

Jul 13th 2012, 4:28 PM 5,080 Views 13 Comments

Fifty years and 200 million records later, the Rolling Stones mark their golden anniversary.

# 50-years - Friday 1 June, 2012

In pictures: The Late Late Show celebrates 50 years on air
# Late Late Show
From The Daily Edge
# Late Late Show

In pictures: The Late Late Show celebrates 50 years on air

Jun 1st 2012, 10:03 PM 16,909 Views 58 Comments

Guests line up on the RTÉ’s red carpet for anniversary special…

# 50-years - Saturday 31 December, 2011

RTÉ to launch celebration of 50 years of TV at midnight tonight
# 50 Years
From The Daily Edge
# 50 Years

RTÉ to launch celebration of 50 years of TV at midnight tonight

Dec 31st 2011, 6:55 PM 4,295 Views 42 Comments

Over the next year, RTÉ will celebrate 50 years of television – from the Late Late Show’s launch to Miley and Fidelma in Glenroe, to the Wanderly Wagon.