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#Anniversary

# anniversary - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From The42 It may be 20 years old today but Alan Hansen probably still regrets saying this CLASSIC MOTD This post contains videos

It may be 20 years old today but Alan Hansen probably still regrets saying this

The Match of the Day pundit claimed Man United wouldn’t ‘win anything with kids’.

# anniversary - Friday 14 August, 2015

Who won the Battle of Britpop: Blur or Oasis? Pick A Side This post contains a poll

Who won the Battle of Britpop: Blur or Oasis?

People used to really, really care about what happened in the singles chart.

# anniversary - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge How Well Do You Remember The Films Of Robin Williams? Quiz

How Well Do You Remember The Films Of Robin Williams?

To mark his first anniversary…

# anniversary - Monday 10 August, 2015

From The42 21 of our favourite quotes from birthday boy Roy Keane Anniversary

21 of our favourite quotes from birthday boy Roy Keane

The Ireland assistant boss turns 44 today.

# anniversary - Sunday 9 August, 2015

"Clawing at the earth, swelling as if with its regurgitation of all the life that it had consumed"

It’s 70 years to the day since the bomb was dropped on Nagasaki.

# anniversary - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 20 years on, Féile '95 still boasts an incredible line up Trip To Tipp

20 years on, Féile '95 still boasts an incredible line up

Anyone for some Deacon Blue?

# anniversary - Sunday 26 July, 2015

"I saw little birds flying in and out of Mary's crown": When Irish statues moved, and the world came to stare

It’s 30 years since Our Lady started ‘moving’ in Ballinspittle. Within days, the village was doing a roaring trade in ‘grotto burgers’.

# anniversary - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

London 7/7 bomb survivor: 'There was a thick blackness that was engulfing my whole world'

Gill Hicks lost both her legs in the London bombings 10 years ago.

# anniversary - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From The42 It's 20 years to the day since Mandela presented the Springboks with the Webb Ellis Cup Anniversary

It's 20 years to the day since Mandela presented the Springboks with the Webb Ellis Cup

A number of South Africa’s 1995 World Cup-winning squad gathered for a reunion at the famous ground in Johannesburg today.

# anniversary - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From The42 So just how much is your Italia 90 memorabilia worth? Italia 90 Week

So just how much is your Italia 90 memorabilia worth?

From milk bottles to jerseys and everything in between.

# anniversary - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Interactive map tells the story of one of Ireland's most famous poets

It’s the 150th anniversary of Yeats’ birth today.

# anniversary - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Couple vow to divorce if same-sex marriage is legalised in Australia

The husband wrote an opinion piece about their situation.

# anniversary - Monday 1 June, 2015

From The42 'When we were 3-0 down, I tried to get out of the ground' Anniversary

'When we were 3-0 down, I tried to get out of the ground'

Liverpool playwright Nicky Allt is bringing his much-loved show ‘One Night In Istanbul’ back to Dublin.

# anniversary - Friday 29 May, 2015

From The42 Liverpool pay tribute to the victims of 'one of football's darkest days' Remembrance

Liverpool pay tribute to the victims of 'one of football's darkest days'

A service was held for the 39 victims of the Heysel disaster.

# anniversary - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This man had the sweetest surprise for his wife on their 57th anniversary Forever In Love

This man had the sweetest surprise for his wife on their 57th anniversary

Elinor Russell was in hospital, so her husband Jim planned a special visit. D’aww.

Brian Keenan: 'If you don't have a sense of humour you are dead man walking'

It’s been 25 years since Keenan was released after four and half years of being held hostage in Lebanon.

# anniversary - Thursday 21 May, 2015

"If I hadn’t been given that heart my daughters would have never been born"

The Mater Hospital is today celebrating 10 years of lung transplants and thirty years of heart transplants.

# anniversary - Monday 18 May, 2015

These are Ireland's most viewed YouTube videos Charlie Bit My Finger This post contains videos

These are Ireland's most viewed YouTube videos

Surprisingly, there are no cat videos, but there is one called ‘Ultimate Dog Tease’.

# anniversary - Saturday 16 May, 2015

The British government still has unreleased files on Ireland's worst terrorist attack

34 people lost their lives in the coordinated attack 41 years ago.

# anniversary - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The42 It's 20 years today since one of the most dramatic conclusions ever to a Premier League campaign Anniversary

It's 20 years today since one of the most dramatic conclusions ever to a Premier League campaign

Blackburn Rovers claimed their first and only title win so far.

# anniversary - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The42 12 reasons why John O'Shea is a complete and utter legend Anniversary

12 reasons why John O'Shea is a complete and utter legend

It’s the Ireland international defender’s 34th birthday today.

From The42 Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna Anniversary

Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna

The Austrian died less than 24 hours before the Brazilian legend on the same track in Imola.

# anniversary - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

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

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

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

# anniversary - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From The42 7 Irish sporting moments we can enjoy over and over again thanks to YouTube Video Star

7 Irish sporting moments we can enjoy over and over again thanks to YouTube

Everyone’s favourite video sharing platform turns 10 today.

# anniversary - Monday 20 April, 2015

Intel says 50 years of Moore's Law has transformed our lives

In 1965, Gordon Moore made a prediction that would set the pace for a digital revolution.

# anniversary - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Survivors remember the Oklahoma City bombing, 20 years ago today

9.02 am, Wednesday 19 April, 1995.

# anniversary - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Think you know everything there is to know about Father Ted? Try these...

We tried our best to unearth some facts that even the show’s most ardent fans didn’t know…

# anniversary - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From The42 Ireland was a scary place where Brian McFadden reigned supreme when the GAA lifted Rule 42 Changes

Ireland was a scary place where Brian McFadden reigned supreme when the GAA lifted Rule 42

It was ten years ago today the GAA opened the doors of Croke Park.

# anniversary - Monday 23 March, 2015

Activists postpone plans to send 10,000 copies of The Interview to North Korea

The move followed warnings of military reprisals.

# anniversary - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From The42 Brian Clough and his effect on the Irish management team Legacy

Brian Clough and his effect on the Irish management team

On what would have been Clough’s 80th birthday, we examine the iconic manager’s influence on Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane.

# anniversary - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D

Some of Morgan’s comedy still remains remarkably topical – 17 years after his death.

# anniversary - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From The42 8 years ago today the Bull's tears inspired a nation Rout

8 years ago today the Bull's tears inspired a nation

And it feels like just yesterday.

# anniversary - Monday 16 February, 2015

Take a break and watch famous people celebrate SNL

The sketch show celebrated 40 years on air.

# anniversary - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Gardaí search for clues, three years after man accused of drug dealing was shot dead

Gardaí are making an appeal on the anniversary of the incident.

# anniversary - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

'We were woken by these piercing screams': Survivors remember the horror of Auschwitz

Between 1940 and 1945, some 1.1 million people, including one million Jews, perished in the twin death camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

# anniversary - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Adams offers to act as go-between for anyone with info on Adrian Donohoe shooting

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking after the anniversary mass for the garda detective.

'This wasn't her life plan but she's doing her absolute best being both Mam and Dad'

Garda Detective Adrian Donohoe was shot dead two years ago today.

# anniversary - Monday 19 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 of the nicest things ever to happen at Dublin Airport Up In The Air

9 of the nicest things ever to happen at Dublin Airport

Happy 75th birthday, Dublin Airport!

# anniversary - Saturday 27 December, 2014

This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell

The Abbey Theatre wants to talk about its history.

# anniversary - Monday 24 November, 2014

Family of 21-year-old beaten to death in a Monaghan barn ask politicians for help

The SDLP are laying down a motion in Stormont.