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# 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

Tue 1:13 PM 6,501 Views 5 Comments

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

# rip - Monday 24 January, 2022

Tributes paid to French fashion designer Thierry Mugler, who has died aged 73
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Tributes paid to French fashion designer Thierry Mugler, who has died aged 73

Updated Mon 3:25 PM 42,726 Views 5 Comments

His dramatic designs were worn by celebrities like Madonna, Lady Gaga and Cardi B.

# rip - Saturday 22 January, 2022

Tributes paid to author and journalist Colm Keane, who has died aged 70
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Tributes paid to author and journalist Colm Keane, who has died aged 70

Updated Sat 3:12 PM 74,369 Views 13 Comments

He was the author of 29 books and produced several documentaries.

# rip - Friday 21 January, 2022

US comedian Louie Anderson has died aged 68
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US comedian Louie Anderson has died aged 68

Fri 10:53 PM 41,493 Views 4 Comments

He appeared in films including Coming To America and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

'The vaults of heaven will be ringing with rock': Tributes paid to Meat Loaf who has died aged 74
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'The vaults of heaven will be ringing with rock': Tributes paid to Meat Loaf who has died aged 74

Fri 1:30 PM 110,930 Views 127 Comments

His family confirmed the news, saying: “Our hearts are broken.”

# rip - Thursday 20 January, 2022

Man (80s) dies in crash on M6 motorway near Galway
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Man (80s) dies in crash on M6 motorway near Galway

Jan 20th 2022, 6:23 PM 29,617 Views 1 Comment

The crash happened around 2pm.

# rip - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

French actor Gaspard Ulliel dies after skiing accident in the Alps
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French actor Gaspard Ulliel dies after skiing accident in the Alps

Jan 19th 2022, 7:12 PM 63,812 Views 23 Comments

Ulliel, who was 37, played the young Hannibal Lecter in 2007’s Hannibal Rising and fashion mogul Yves Saint Laurent in the 2014 biopic Saint Laurent.

Former Liverpool secretary and chief executive Peter Robinson dies aged 86
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Former Liverpool secretary and chief executive Peter Robinson dies aged 86

Jan 19th 2022, 2:28 PM 2,604 Views 1 Comment

Robinson was a key figure an Anfield between 1965 and 2000.

# rip - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

'You have been robbed of your most precious gift': Funeral of Ashling Murphy takes place
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'You have been robbed of your most precious gift': Funeral of Ashling Murphy takes place

Jan 18th 2022, 2:20 PM 130,134 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of mourners lined the main street of Mount Bolus to pay tribute to the young teacher.

Real Madrid legend and six-time European Cup winner Paco Gento dies
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Real Madrid legend and six-time European Cup winner Paco Gento dies

Jan 18th 2022, 10:30 AM 3,280 Views 0 Comments

No player won the European Cup more often than Gento.

Former Ireland and Leinster centre Kevin Flynn dies aged 82
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Former Ireland and Leinster centre Kevin Flynn dies aged 82

Jan 18th 2022, 9:46 AM 4,463 Views 1 Comment

Kevin Flynn scored the winning try against England in Twickenham in 1972.

# rip - Saturday 15 January, 2022

'Voice of the West': Tributes as former RTÉ correspondent Jim Fahy dies aged 75
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'Voice of the West': Tributes as former RTÉ correspondent Jim Fahy dies aged 75

Jan 15th 2022, 3:42 PM 40,775 Views 25 Comments

Fellow journalists and those employed by the station paid tribute to their former colleague today on social media.

# rip - Monday 10 January, 2022

US comedian Bob Saget dies aged 65
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US comedian Bob Saget dies aged 65

Jan 10th 2022, 8:24 AM 52,246 Views 10 Comments

Saget was found dead in a Florida hotel room with police saying there were no signs of foul play.

# rip - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Sinéad O’Connor’s son dies aged 17
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Sinéad O’Connor’s son dies aged 17

Jan 8th 2022, 2:12 PM 203,475 Views 0 Comments

Gardai had issued appeals for Shane O’Connor, who was missing in recent days.

Tributes paid to 'once in a generation' actor Sidney Poitier following death
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Tributes paid to 'once in a generation' actor Sidney Poitier following death

Jan 8th 2022, 7:28 AM 16,829 Views 13 Comments

US President Joe Biden, former president Barack Obama and actor Quincy Jones led tributes to the actor, who has died aged 94.

# rip - Friday 7 January, 2022

Pioneering Black movie star Sidney Poitier dies at 94
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Pioneering Black movie star Sidney Poitier dies at 94

Jan 7th 2022, 3:50 PM 23,502 Views 43 Comments

The celebrated actor became the first Black star nominated for an Academy Award in 1958.

'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place
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'You insisted on living life well': Tributes paid to Aoife Beary as her funeral takes place

Jan 7th 2022, 11:55 AM 49,297 Views 7 Comments

Within the church this morning, Aoife was described as having “insisted” on living life well following the tragedy in Berkeley.

# rip - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Berkeley balcony collapse survivor Aoife Beary dies, aged 27
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Berkeley balcony collapse survivor Aoife Beary dies, aged 27

Jan 2nd 2022, 3:41 PM 146,504 Views 39 Comments

Beary, from Blackrock in south Dublin, survived the 2015 tragedy in which six people died.

# rip - Friday 31 December, 2021

Acting legend Betty White, star of Golden Girls, dies at age 99
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Acting legend Betty White, star of Golden Girls, dies at age 99

Dec 31st 2021, 8:09 PM 45,218 Views 43 Comments

The actress would have celebrated her 100th birthday on 17 January.

In memoriam: Remembering the famous faces from around the world we lost in 2021
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In memoriam: Remembering the famous faces from around the world we lost in 2021

Dec 31st 2021, 10:00 AM 29,632 Views 8 Comments

We take a look back at some of the many greats we lost this year.

# rip - Thursday 30 December, 2021

In memoriam: Remembering the famous Irish faces we lost in 2021
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In memoriam: Remembering the famous Irish faces we lost in 2021

Dec 30th 2021, 10:00 AM 35,706 Views 8 Comments

We take a look back at some of the many greats and well-known faces we lost this year.

# rip - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Diego Maradona's brother Hugo dies aged 52
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Diego Maradona's brother Hugo dies aged 52

Dec 28th 2021, 4:31 PM 8,643 Views 2 Comments

The former Argentine youth international midfielder played in Italy, Austria, Spain, Argentina and Japan.

Tributes paid following death of 'iconic' former RTÉ commentator Jim Sherwin
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Tributes paid following death of 'iconic' former RTÉ commentator Jim Sherwin

Dec 28th 2021, 12:40 PM 50,309 Views 18 Comments

Aged 81, he passed away yesterday after a short illness.

# rip - Monday 27 December, 2021

Pioneering US biologist Edward O Wilson dies aged 92
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Pioneering US biologist Edward O Wilson dies aged 92

Dec 27th 2021, 2:58 PM 16,636 Views 4 Comments

The two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author first gained widespread attention for his 1975 book which linked human behaviour to genetics.

Big Little Lies director Jean-Marc Vallee dies suddenly aged 58
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Big Little Lies director Jean-Marc Vallee dies suddenly aged 58

Dec 27th 2021, 2:00 PM 38,486 Views 2 Comments

The Canadian filmmaker won an Emmy for his work on the HBO series.

South Africa begins week of mourning following the death of Desmond Tutu
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South Africa begins week of mourning following the death of Desmond Tutu

Dec 27th 2021, 1:50 PM 6,826 Views 4 Comments

The anti-apartheid activist passed away yesterday at the age of 90.

# rip - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Desmond Tutu, revered anti-apartheid figure and South African archbishop, dies aged 90
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Desmond Tutu, revered anti-apartheid figure and South African archbishop, dies aged 90

Dec 26th 2021, 7:24 AM 39,273 Views 14 Comments

The Nobel Prize winner, often described as the moral conscience of South Africa, died today in Cape Town.

# rip - Thursday 23 December, 2021

American author Joan Didion has died at 87
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American author Joan Didion has died at 87

Dec 23rd 2021, 6:31 PM 15,459 Views 26 Comments

The revered American author and essayist died from complications from Parkinson’s disease.

Tributes paid after former Athlone manager Eddie Wallace dies
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Tributes paid after former Athlone manager Eddie Wallace dies

Updated Dec 23rd 2021, 8:11 AM 18,495 Views 2 Comments

The late coach also worked at a number of other League of Ireland clubs including Bray Wanderers, Cabinteely, UCD and St Patrick’s Athletic.

# rip - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Spain rugby international Leauma, 32, dies after accidental fall
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Spain rugby international Leauma, 32, dies after accidental fall

Dec 22nd 2021, 8:55 AM 9,824 Views 1 Comment

Leauma played in Spain’s first division with Ordizia.

# rip - Thursday 16 December, 2021

'Gentle giant' NFL player Jackson had CTE brain disease
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'Gentle giant' NFL player Jackson had CTE brain disease

Dec 16th 2021, 9:30 PM 8,206 Views 4 Comments

The former Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver died earlier this year.

Former Tonga international Taniela Moa dies aged 36
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Former Tonga international Taniela Moa dies aged 36

Dec 16th 2021, 8:34 PM 57,451 Views 6 Comments

Moa was part of the Tonga side that recorded a stunning win over France at the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

# rip - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Tributes paid to Jerry Harris: 'He kept the game alive in the city when it looked like it might be let die'
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Tributes paid to Jerry Harris: 'He kept the game alive in the city when it looked like it might be let die'

Dec 14th 2021, 2:39 PM 5,927 Views 3 Comments

Harris, who passed away aged 81, devoted over six decades of his life to football on Leeside and was involved with Cork City since the club’s inception.

# rip - Friday 10 December, 2021

Monkees singer and songwriter Michael Nesmith has died aged 78
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Monkees singer and songwriter Michael Nesmith has died aged 78

Dec 10th 2021, 7:24 PM 33,822 Views 38 Comments

While best known for being in The Monkees, Nesmith was also a successful novelist and businessman.

Super Bowl-winning former NFL receiver Demaryius Thomas dies at 33
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Super Bowl-winning former NFL receiver Demaryius Thomas dies at 33

Dec 10th 2021, 3:08 PM 40,004 Views 10 Comments

Thomas was part of the team that beat the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 in February of 2016.

# rip - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Robbie Shakespeare, reggae bassist and producer, dies aged 68
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Robbie Shakespeare, reggae bassist and producer, dies aged 68

Dec 9th 2021, 12:34 PM 10,125 Views 4 Comments

He was one half of the reggae and dub duo, Sly and Robbie

# rip - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Bob Dole, former US Senate leader and presidential candidate, dies aged 98
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Bob Dole, former US Senate leader and presidential candidate, dies aged 98

Dec 5th 2021, 5:59 PM 17,337 Views 11 Comments

Dole announced earlier this year that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer.

# rip - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Scottish rugby international Siobhan Cattigan dies aged 26
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Scottish rugby international Siobhan Cattigan dies aged 26

Dec 1st 2021, 8:28 PM 90,632 Views 16 Comments

The back row, who won 19 caps for her country, died last week.

Tributes paid after Cork All-Ireland winner Seanie O'Leary passes away
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Tributes paid after Cork All-Ireland winner Seanie O'Leary passes away

Dec 1st 2021, 7:15 PM 15,844 Views 6 Comments

Seanie O’Leary won four All-Ireland senior medals as a Cork hurler.

# rip - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Liverpool and Arsenal legend Ray Kennedy dies aged 70
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Liverpool and Arsenal legend Ray Kennedy dies aged 70

Updated Nov 30th 2021, 5:02 PM 31,400 Views 24 Comments

Kennedy won five league titles and three European Cups during his time at Anfield.

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