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# rip - Thursday 3 September, 2020

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

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

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

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

His family announced the shock news on social media.

# rip - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

From The42 Pat Brady - former Millwall and QPR defender and brother of Liam - has died RIP

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

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

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

# rip - Friday 14 August, 2020

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

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

# rip - Monday 10 August, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after death of Tipperary All-Ireland winning hurler and coach RIP

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

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

# rip - Sunday 9 August, 2020

From The42 Cavan All-Ireland winner James McCabe dies aged 89 RIP

Cavan All-Ireland winner James McCabe dies aged 89

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

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

“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

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

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

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

# rip - Monday 3 August, 2020

From The42 Sporting tributes from Derry paid to 'wonderful ambassador' John Hume RIP

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

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

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)

The former SDLP leader has died aged 83.

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

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

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

# rip - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

From The42 All Black legend Andy Haden dies aged 69 RIP

All Black legend Andy Haden dies aged 69

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

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

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

US TV personality Regis Philbin dies aged 88

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

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

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

# rip - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

From The42 Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack Legend This post contains videos

Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

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

# rip - Monday 20 July, 2020

From The42 Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton Send-off

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

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

“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

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

# rip - Thursday 16 July, 2020

From The42 Kieran O’Connor: A club hero, a county star, a tragic loss RIP

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

The 2010 All-Ireland winner passed away yesterday.

# rip - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

From The42 Tributes paid after the passing of Cork All-Ireland winner Kieran O'Connor RIP

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

From The42 Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85 RIP

Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85

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

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

The brothers died while diving at the Portroe Dive Centre.

# rip - Friday 3 July, 2020

From The42 Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications RIP

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

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

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