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# rip - Wednesday 18 August, 2021

Man (23) dies in workplace accident at waste management facility in Dublin
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# Finglas

Man (23) dies in workplace accident at waste management facility in Dublin

Aug 18th 2021, 5:08 PM 60,764 Views 25 Comments

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority are now carrying out their investigations.

'A true original both in comedy and life': Tributes as comedy star Sean Lock dies aged 58
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# RIP

'A true original both in comedy and life': Tributes as comedy star Sean Lock dies aged 58

Updated Aug 18th 2021, 1:14 PM 100,083 Views 77 Comments

The TV star and comedian died from cancer at home surrounded by his family.

# rip - Sunday 15 August, 2021

Iconic World Cup-winning striker Gerd Müller dies aged 75
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# Der Bomber

Iconic World Cup-winning striker Gerd Müller dies aged 75

Aug 15th 2021, 1:02 PM 31,133 Views 17 Comments

During a glittering career, Müller scored 68 goals in 62 appearances for West Germany.

# rip - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Una Stubbs, star of Sherlock and Worzel Gummidge, dies aged 84
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# RIP

Una Stubbs, star of Sherlock and Worzel Gummidge, dies aged 84

Aug 12th 2021, 4:01 PM 53,609 Views 23 Comments

The actress shot to fame in the film Summer Holiday.

# rip - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

'One of our greatest Gaels' - tributes paid after death of Armagh All-Star and Ulster-winning captain
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'One of our greatest Gaels' - tributes paid after death of Armagh All-Star and Ulster-winning captain

Updated Aug 10th 2021, 3:00 PM 26,760 Views 4 Comments

Colm McKinstry was on the 1977 All-Ireland final team, a 1980 All-Star and Armagh captain in 1982.

# rip - Sunday 8 August, 2021

Kool & the Gang founding member Dennis Thomas dies aged 70
# Soul Funk
# Soul Funk

Kool & the Gang founding member Dennis Thomas dies aged 70

Aug 8th 2021, 8:20 AM 16,823 Views 6 Comments

The alto sax player, flutist and percussionist died peacefully in his sleep yesterday.

# rip - Saturday 7 August, 2021

Man arrested by NI police investigating death of two-year-old girl
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# Dungannon

Man arrested by NI police investigating death of two-year-old girl

Aug 7th 2021, 10:30 AM 24,001 Views 0 Comments

The child died after being admitted to hospital yesterday.

# rip - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

'Devastating blow to the community': Tributes paid to popular priest killed in Cork crash
# Fr Con Cronin
# Fr Con Cronin

'Devastating blow to the community': Tributes paid to popular priest killed in Cork crash

Updated Aug 4th 2021, 5:45 PM 52,323 Views 16 Comments

The driver of the bus was also killed in the crash on the Strand Road in Monkstown yesterday.

# rip - Friday 30 July, 2021

Human remains found in the Pyrenees confirmed as being from missing British hiker
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# Esther Dingley

Human remains found in the Pyrenees confirmed as being from missing British hiker

Jul 30th 2021, 4:01 PM 39,972 Views 3 Comments

Just one bone has been located so the details of what happened remain unknown.

# rip - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Andrew Devine: Liverpool fan's death judged to be 97th from Hillsborough disaster
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Andrew Devine: Liverpool fan's death judged to be 97th from Hillsborough disaster

Jul 29th 2021, 8:33 AM 9,737 Views 0 Comments

Mr Devine, who died aged 55 on Tuesday, suffered life-changing injuries in the 1989 stadium disaster.

ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies at 72
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# RIP

ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies at 72

Jul 29th 2021, 7:15 AM 24,448 Views 16 Comments

Guitarist Billy Gibbons and drummer Frank Beard said Hill died in his sleep at his home in Houston.

# rip - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Tributes paid as former Dundalk manager and Ireland underage coach Connolly passes away
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Tributes paid as former Dundalk manager and Ireland underage coach Connolly passes away

Jul 27th 2021, 12:31 PM 9,425 Views 3 Comments

The Dundalk native’s association with the Lilywhites spanned over 40 years.

# rip - Monday 26 July, 2021

Home and Away actor Dieter Brummer dies aged 45
# Shane Parrish
# Shane Parrish

Home and Away actor Dieter Brummer dies aged 45

Jul 26th 2021, 10:58 AM 87,852 Views 14 Comments

Brummer’s body was discovered at his home in Sydney on Saturday.

# rip - Friday 23 July, 2021

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place
# Des O'Malley
# Des O'Malley

Funeral of 'person of courage and integrity' Des O'Malley takes place

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 34,554 Views 24 Comments

O’Malley died on Wednesday at the age of 82.

# rip - Thursday 22 July, 2021

Man (20s) dies after road incident in Westmeath
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Man (20s) dies after road incident in Westmeath

Jul 22nd 2021, 6:04 PM 28,379 Views 4 Comments

The incident occurred at around 10.30am on Monday in the Lough Ennell area of Mullingar.

# rip - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Former minister and founder of the Progressive Democrats Des O'Malley dies aged 82
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# RIP

Former minister and founder of the Progressive Democrats Des O'Malley dies aged 82

Jul 21st 2021, 10:19 AM 56,341 Views 56 Comments

O’Malley’s ‘standing by the Republic’ speech is among the most famous ever in the Dáil.

# rip - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Tributes paid as Galway All-Ireland hurling winner passes away
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# RIP

Tributes paid as Galway All-Ireland hurling winner passes away

Jul 18th 2021, 12:31 PM 19,957 Views 2 Comments

Finbarr Gantley was a key member of the squad who won the 1980 All-Ireland.

# rip - Saturday 17 July, 2021

'Very emotional, it's been a tough week. My feeling is devastation for Ogie Duffy's family'
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'Very emotional, it's been a tough week. My feeling is devastation for Ogie Duffy's family'

Jul 17th 2021, 8:29 PM 9,967 Views 0 Comments

Monaghan senior boss Banty McEnaney paid tribute after U20 captain Brendan Óg Duffy was killed last night.

Tributes paid following tragic death of Monaghan U20 captain Brendan Óg Duffy
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Tributes paid following tragic death of Monaghan U20 captain Brendan Óg Duffy

Jul 17th 2021, 12:40 PM 64,161 Views 15 Comments

Brendan Óg Duffy died in a car crash hours after captaining Monaghan to an Ulster championship semi-final win against Donegal.

# rip - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Man arrested after woman (34) killed in hit-and-run in Donegal
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested after woman (34) killed in hit-and-run in Donegal

Updated Jul 11th 2021, 3:32 PM 57,237 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí arrived on the scene around 2.45am.

European Cup-winning former Ireland international Charlie Gallagher, 80, dies
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European Cup-winning former Ireland international Charlie Gallagher, 80, dies

Jul 11th 2021, 2:09 PM 8,130 Views 2 Comments

The Celtic forward became the first Scottish-born player to represent Ireland when he made his debut in 1967.

# rip - Saturday 10 July, 2021

World champion stallion Galileo dies aged 23
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World champion stallion Galileo dies aged 23

Jul 10th 2021, 4:13 PM 5,649 Views 10 Comments

Superstar colt won the Derby, Irish Derby and King George in 2001.

Former England international Paul Mariner dies aged 68
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Former England international Paul Mariner dies aged 68

Jul 10th 2021, 10:04 AM 10,873 Views 8 Comments

Mariner played 35 times for England.

# rip - Friday 9 July, 2021

Chris Eubank's son, Sebastian Eubank, dies aged 29
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Chris Eubank's son, Sebastian Eubank, dies aged 29

Jul 9th 2021, 10:43 PM 118,207 Views 22 Comments

‘He was loved and respected by all who knew him,’ wrote Chris Eubank of his son, who passed away in Dubai.

# rip - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Superman director Richard Donner dies at 91
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# RIP

Superman director Richard Donner dies at 91

Jul 6th 2021, 6:43 AM 10,882 Views 12 Comments

Donner’s other credits include the 1976 horror classic The Omen and the Lethal Weapon cop franchise.

# rip - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Former US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies aged 88
# Bush Era
# Bush Era

Former US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies aged 88

Updated Jun 30th 2021, 9:25 PM 23,768 Views 56 Comments

Rumsfeld led the US into war in Afghanistan and Iraq during the presidency of George W Bush.

# rip - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident
# Tiggy Hancock
# Tiggy Hancock

Tributes paid to teenage girl who died yesterday following equestrian accident

Jun 17th 2021, 2:00 PM 44,424 Views 10 Comments

Tiggy Hancock was described as a “highly talented” equestrian.

# rip - Monday 14 June, 2021

Ned Beatty, star of Deliverance and Superman, dies aged 83
# Ned Beatty
# Ned Beatty

Ned Beatty, star of Deliverance and Superman, dies aged 83

Jun 14th 2021, 11:37 AM 17,932 Views 9 Comments

Beatty received only one Oscar nomination, as supporting actor for his role as corporate executive Arthur Jensen in 1976′s Network.

# rip - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

John McDonnell: Mayo man who became most successful US college coach dies aged 82
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John McDonnell: Mayo man who became most successful US college coach dies aged 82

Jun 9th 2021, 9:38 AM 7,632 Views 1 Comment

McDonnell coached University of Arkansas to an incredible 40 NCAA championships during his 36-year career.

# rip - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Celebrity lawyer and OJ Simpson defendent F Lee Bailey dies aged 87
# Death Notice
# Death Notice

Celebrity lawyer and OJ Simpson defendent F Lee Bailey dies aged 87

Jun 3rd 2021, 10:52 PM 14,415 Views 7 Comments

His legal career, which also included defending the alleged Boston Strangler, lasted more than four decades.

# rip - Sunday 30 May, 2021

19-year-old Swiss Moto3 rider dies following crash at Italian GP qualifying
# Jason Dupasquier
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# Jason Dupasquier

19-year-old Swiss Moto3 rider dies following crash at Italian GP qualifying

May 30th 2021, 12:21 PM 5,057 Views 0 Comments

Jason Dupasquier has died after suffering severe brain injuries on Saturday.

# rip - Thursday 27 May, 2021

School of Rock actor Kevin Clark has died after his bike was struck by a car
# Freddy Jones
# Freddy Jones

School of Rock actor Kevin Clark has died after his bike was struck by a car

May 27th 2021, 7:34 AM 59,424 Views 11 Comments

School of Rock co-star Jack Black called the 32-year-old’s death “devastating”.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar author Eric Carle dies aged 91
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# Eric Carle

The Very Hungry Caterpillar author Eric Carle dies aged 91

May 27th 2021, 7:01 AM 9,085 Views 4 Comments

The children’s book, published in 1969, sold around 40 million copies.

# rip - Sunday 23 May, 2021

21 runners dead after 'disastrous weather' hits ultra-marathon in China
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21 runners dead after 'disastrous weather' hits ultra-marathon in China

Updated May 23rd 2021, 12:00 PM 46,628 Views 9 Comments

Among the dead in Gansu province were elite Chinese long-distance runners, local media reported.

# rip - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Tributes paid following death of Beethoven and Midnight Run actor Charles Grodin
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# RIP

Tributes paid following death of Beethoven and Midnight Run actor Charles Grodin

May 19th 2021, 9:46 AM 32,149 Views 21 Comments

The actor died yesterday aged 86.

# rip - Sunday 9 May, 2021

'The only time I ever saw him cry was when he recalled the end of his Ireland career'
# Pride
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# Pride

'The only time I ever saw him cry was when he recalled the end of his Ireland career'

May 9th 2021, 8:00 AM 24,495 Views 12 Comments

Bryce Evans and Terry Phelan pay tribute to the late Alan McLoughlin.

# rip - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Man, 70s, dies in fire at his Cork city home
# Cork Fire
# Cork Fire

Man, 70s, dies in fire at his Cork city home

May 6th 2021, 12:31 PM 15,898 Views 1 Comment

The man in his 70s was found in the house by the emergency services and was rushed to hospital where he sadly passed away a short time later.

# rip - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Singer and model Nick Kamen, known for iconic Levi's ad, dies aged 59
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# RIP

Singer and model Nick Kamen, known for iconic Levi's ad, dies aged 59

May 5th 2021, 3:51 PM 61,461 Views 43 Comments

Kamen became a musical protégé of Madonna’s following the infamous ad.

# rip - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Alan McLoughlin: A proud Irishman who instantaneously etched his name into the history books
# Tribute
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# Tribute

Alan McLoughlin: A proud Irishman who instantaneously etched his name into the history books

May 4th 2021, 8:00 PM 18,198 Views 13 Comments

The former Ireland international’s death at the age of 54 was announced today.

Alan McLoughlin, hero of Ireland's '94 World Cup qualifying campaign, dies at 54
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Alan McLoughlin, hero of Ireland's '94 World Cup qualifying campaign, dies at 54

May 4th 2021, 4:18 PM 86,724 Views 81 Comments

The Irish legend revealed in March that he was suffering from cancer.