Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Saturday 25 June 2022

#RIP

# 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 57,240 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí arrived on the scene around 2.45am.

European Cup-winning former Ireland international Charlie Gallagher, 80, dies
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

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

Jul 11th 2021, 2:09 PM 8,132 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
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

World champion stallion Galileo dies aged 23

Jul 10th 2021, 4:13 PM 5,650 Views 10 Comments

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

Former England international Paul Mariner dies aged 68
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former England international Paul Mariner dies aged 68

Jul 10th 2021, 10:04 AM 10,875 Views 8 Comments

Mariner played 35 times for England.

# rip - Friday 9 July, 2021

Chris Eubank's son, Sebastian Eubank, dies aged 29
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

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

Jul 9th 2021, 10:43 PM 118,211 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
# RIP
# RIP

Superman director Richard Donner dies at 91

Jul 6th 2021, 6:43 AM 10,884 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 23,773 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 44,431 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 17,938 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
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

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

Jun 9th 2021, 9:38 AM 7,637 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 14,416 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
From The42
# Jason Dupasquier

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

May 30th 2021, 12:21 PM 5,058 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 59,430 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
# Eric Carle
# Eric Carle

The Very Hungry Caterpillar author Eric Carle dies aged 91

May 27th 2021, 7:01 AM 9,088 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
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

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
# RIP
# RIP

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

May 19th 2021, 9:46 AM 32,155 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
From The42
# 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 24,510 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 15,901 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
# RIP
# RIP

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

May 5th 2021, 3:51 PM 61,465 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
From The42
# Tribute

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

May 4th 2021, 8:00 PM 18,207 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
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

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

May 4th 2021, 4:18 PM 86,736 Views 81 Comments

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

# rip - Monday 3 May, 2021

Former Shelbourne player Alan Keely dies aged 38
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former Shelbourne player Alan Keely dies aged 38

May 3rd 2021, 10:00 PM 20,081 Views 4 Comments

Tributes have been paid following the passing of Alan Keely.

Tributes paid to Irish businesman Denis Lynn who died in quad bike crash
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to Irish businesman Denis Lynn who died in quad bike crash

May 3rd 2021, 4:28 PM 103,442 Views 2 Comments

The death of the Finnebrogue Artisan founder was announced today.

# rip - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Irish actor Tom Hickey, who starred in The Riordans, has died
# Benjy
# Benjy

Irish actor Tom Hickey, who starred in The Riordans, has died

May 2nd 2021, 7:58 AM 68,339 Views 21 Comments

Actor Chris O’Dowd was among those who paid tribute to the theatre actor: “Very few are capable of such devilment and empathy in a single look.”

# rip - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Michael Collins, who piloted the Apollo 11 spacecraft during the Moon landing, has died aged 90
# Apollo 11
# Apollo 11

Michael Collins, who piloted the Apollo 11 spacecraft during the Moon landing, has died aged 90

Apr 28th 2021, 6:39 PM 22,371 Views 57 Comments

Michael Collins piloted the orbiting command module as his colleages landed on the Moon.

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after fatal crash in Laois
# Laois
# Laois

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after fatal crash in Laois

Apr 28th 2021, 6:05 PM 21,679 Views 0 Comments

The crash happened this afternoon.

# rip - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Man (40s) dies in car crash near Mallow, Cork
# Mallow
# Mallow

Man (40s) dies in car crash near Mallow, Cork

Apr 27th 2021, 7:57 PM 25,314 Views 1 Comment

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Legendary Waterford All-Ireland winner Austin Flynn passes away
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Legendary Waterford All-Ireland winner Austin Flynn passes away

Apr 27th 2021, 10:06 AM 6,432 Views 2 Comments

Flynn was full-back on the last Waterford side to win the All-Ireland in 1959.

# rip - Monday 26 April, 2021

Tragic Cork cliff fall student will be buried on what would have been his 23rd birthday
# Garrettstown Beach
# Garrettstown Beach

Tragic Cork cliff fall student will be buried on what would have been his 23rd birthday

Apr 26th 2021, 7:21 PM 34,735 Views 8 Comments

Conor King died when he fell at Garrettstown beach in West Cork.

Man (30s) dies after car collides with wall in Galway
# Carna
# Carna

Man (30s) dies after car collides with wall in Galway

Apr 26th 2021, 11:44 AM 17,601 Views 1 Comment

The crash occurred at 7am this morning.

# rip - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown dies aged 65
# RIP
# RIP

Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown dies aged 65

Apr 22nd 2021, 5:42 PM 41,527 Views 22 Comments

The Scottish band enjoyed huge success in the 1970s.

# rip - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Walter Mondale, former US Vice President, dies aged 93
# Walter Mondale
# Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale, former US Vice President, dies aged 93

Apr 20th 2021, 7:02 AM 14,075 Views 2 Comments

Mondale served in the Jimmy Carter administration and lost out on his own presidential bid to Ronald Reagan.

# rip - Monday 19 April, 2021

Amateur rider Lorna Brooke dies following Taunton fall
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Amateur rider Lorna Brooke dies following Taunton fall

Updated Apr 19th 2021, 12:00 PM 76,382 Views 25 Comments

Rider was injured earlier in the month.

# rip - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip
# Funeral
# Funeral

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip

Apr 17th 2021, 11:29 AM 46,837 Views 164 Comments

The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral will take place later today.

# rip - Friday 16 April, 2021

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'
# RIP
# RIP

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'

Updated Apr 16th 2021, 10:00 PM 93,996 Views 34 Comments

Cillian Murphy has led tributes to the “gifted, fearless and magnificent” actor.

# rip - Monday 12 April, 2021

Funeral details for Eurovision-winning songwriter and broadcaster Shay Healy announced
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral details for Eurovision-winning songwriter and broadcaster Shay Healy announced

Apr 12th 2021, 6:28 PM 31,704 Views 6 Comments

A private family funeral will take place on tomorrow at 4pm.

# rip - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Ex-Italy rugby captain Cuttitta dies aged 54
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Ex-Italy rugby captain Cuttitta dies aged 54

Apr 11th 2021, 9:50 PM 11,338 Views 2 Comments

He competed in two World Cups in 1991 and 1995, and his country’s first matches in the Six Nations tournament which they joined in 2000.

# rip - Saturday 10 April, 2021

Eurovision-winning songwriter and RTÉ broadcaster Shay Healy dies aged 78
# RIP
# RIP

Eurovision-winning songwriter and RTÉ broadcaster Shay Healy dies aged 78

Apr 10th 2021, 10:31 AM 44,571 Views 46 Comments

His death was announced by RTÉ this morning.

# rip - Friday 9 April, 2021

US rapper DMX dies aged 50
# Rap
# Rap

US rapper DMX dies aged 50

Apr 9th 2021, 5:48 PM 52,110 Views 64 Comments

DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was known for his hits in the late 1990s and early 2000s.

Warm tributes paid at funeral of woman who lost her sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide
# RIP
# RIP

Warm tributes paid at funeral of woman who lost her sons and husband in Kanturk murder suicide

Apr 9th 2021, 4:09 PM 36,389 Views 0 Comments

Anne O’Sullivan, 60, died on Wednesday, it’s understood she had a terminal illness.