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#Anniversary

# anniversary - Friday 11 April, 2014

History experts descend on Trinity College to discover the truth about the Battle of Clontarf
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# Irish History

History experts descend on Trinity College to discover the truth about the Battle of Clontarf

Apr 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 9,823 Views 16 Comments

The Battle of Clontarf was fought on Good Friday 1014, when the high-king Brian Boru lost his life.

# anniversary - Thursday 10 April, 2014

On this day in 1998 the Good Friday Agreement was signed
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On this day in 1998 the Good Friday Agreement was signed

Apr 10th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,664 Views 22 Comments

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the signing of the historic Good Friday Agreement, the most important step towards achieving peace in Northern Ireland.

# anniversary - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'
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# Rwanda

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'

Apr 8th 2014, 7:30 PM 36 Views 8 Comments

The atmosphere in Rwanda as it remembers its horrific genocide of 20 years ago has been equal parts sombre and hopeful, writes Karen Power.

# anniversary - Thursday 3 April, 2014

VIDEO: It's four years today since this classic Chris Kamara blunder
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# Anniversary

VIDEO: It's four years today since this classic Chris Kamara blunder

Apr 3rd 2014, 6:39 PM 16,078 Views 9 Comments

Where were you for our generation’s Kennedy moment?

# anniversary - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here's a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary
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# Anniversary

Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here's a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary

Mar 25th 2014, 11:44 PM 2,776 Views 2 Comments

No better excuse to recall the Irish boxer’s triumph.

# anniversary - Friday 21 March, 2014

It's five years since Ronan O'Gara clinched the Grand Slam in drop kick style
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# Anniversary

It's five years since Ronan O'Gara clinched the Grand Slam in drop kick style

Mar 21st 2014, 7:28 PM 6,298 Views 20 Comments

ROG had us in raptures before Bernard Dunne

# anniversary - Monday 17 March, 2014

It's 20 years since Mick Foley came 'within minutes of dying' and lost his ear in a wrestling match
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# Anniversary

It's 20 years since Mick Foley came 'within minutes of dying' and lost his ear in a wrestling match

Mar 17th 2014, 7:44 PM 45,980 Views 6 Comments

The accident took place in a match with Vader when he was wrestling under his ‘Cactus Jack’ pseudonym.

# anniversary - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago
# Twickenham
# Twickenham

An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago

Mar 5th 2014, 5:00 PM 14,910 Views 15 Comments

We caught up with some of the people closest to the action on a day that Irish rugby was finally convinced they could take on the best in the world.

# anniversary - Sunday 2 March, 2014

WATCH: Marlon Brando NOT accepting an Oscar for The Godfather
# Total Godfather
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# Total Godfather

WATCH: Marlon Brando NOT accepting an Oscar for The Godfather

Mar 2nd 2014, 10:30 AM 29,737 Views 27 Comments

There was booing. There was cheering.

# anniversary - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Three years on, here are the most memorable images of the 2011 election campaign
# Retrospective
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# Retrospective

Three years on, here are the most memorable images of the 2011 election campaign

Feb 25th 2014, 9:25 AM 13,696 Views 44 Comments

This time three years ago Ireland was in the middle of one of the most dramatic general elections the country has ever seen. Remember all these memorable moments from the campaign?

# anniversary - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

'Like', failure and ads: The moments that helped define Facebook
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# Staying Power

'Like', failure and ads: The moments that helped define Facebook

Feb 4th 2014, 6:15 AM 8,963 Views 3 Comments

With the site celebrating its tenth birthday today, here are the moments that made Facebook what it is today.

# anniversary - Monday 3 February, 2014

Watch: This Apple short was shot using only iPhones
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Watch: This Apple short was shot using only iPhones

Feb 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 14,562 Views 15 Comments

The video celebrates the Mac’s 30th anniversary and all footage was shot in the one day.

# anniversary - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Is there life on Mars? Ten years on the Opportunity rover is still looking
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# Interstellar Trekker

Is there life on Mars? Ten years on the Opportunity rover is still looking

Jan 25th 2014, 10:00 AM 7,979 Views 25 Comments

The rover was only supposed to run for 90 days, but 10 years a 40 Martian kilometers later, it shows no signs of stopping.

Candlelit vigil to be held at site of Adrian Donohoe’s death
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# Killing

Candlelit vigil to be held at site of Adrian Donohoe’s death

Jan 25th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,278 Views 16 Comments

The anniversary of the death of Detective Garda Donohoe will be marked today in Dundalk.

# anniversary - Friday 24 January, 2014

This is what gardaí have done to try and catch the killers of Adrian Donohoe
# One Year On
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# One Year On

This is what gardaí have done to try and catch the killers of Adrian Donohoe

Jan 24th 2014, 5:01 PM 22,637 Views 51 Comments

And how you might be able to help.

# anniversary - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Louth GAA club to mark anniversary of Detective Adrian Donohoe's death with candlelight walk
# RIP
# RIP

Louth GAA club to mark anniversary of Detective Adrian Donohoe's death with candlelight walk

Jan 22nd 2014, 2:34 PM 8,898 Views 13 Comments

Donohoe was shot dead on January 25th last year during a robbery at the Lordship Credit Union.

# anniversary - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Celebrating 50 years of bringing intercultural learning to Ireland
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# Cultures

Celebrating 50 years of bringing intercultural learning to Ireland

Jan 21st 2014, 7:15 AM 5,631 Views 45 Comments

EIL Ireland director Kevin Hickey said that Ireland is no longer the mono-cultural country it was when the non-profit was first set up.

# anniversary - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Great Train Robbery's Ronnie Biggs dies, aged 84
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# RIP

Great Train Robbery's Ronnie Biggs dies, aged 84

Dec 18th 2013, 8:00 AM 10,815 Views 59 Comments

Biggs had suffered a series of strokes in recent years.

# anniversary - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Military and party vow loyalty to Jong-Un on anniversary of father's death
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# North Korea

Military and party vow loyalty to Jong-Un on anniversary of father's death

Dec 17th 2013, 7:49 AM 5,691 Views 39 Comments

Today marks the second anniversary of the death of his father, Kim Jong-il

# anniversary - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
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# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Dec 14th 2013, 8:00 PM 11,745 Views 1 Comment

Everyone’s talking about Gerry Adams at Nelson Mandela’s funeral, Commander Chris Hadfield in Dublin, and the weather…

# anniversary - Friday 6 December, 2013

18 years ago, Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to present the Rugby World Cup
# Power Of Sport
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# Power Of Sport

18 years ago, Mandela wore a Springbok jersey to present the Rugby World Cup

Dec 6th 2013, 8:49 AM 21,388 Views 27 Comments

“We didn’t have 60,000 South Africans, we had 43 million South Africans” – Francois Pienaar.

# anniversary - Monday 2 December, 2013

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps
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# Tribute

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps

Dec 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 27,547 Views 38 Comments

Hearing of violence against Jewish community in Germany and Austria, English stockbroker Nicholas Winton organised transport of children to safety.

# anniversary - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Microsoft Windows was launched 28 years ago today, and here’s how it looked
# Safe To Turn Off
From The Daily Edge
# Safe To Turn Off

Microsoft Windows was launched 28 years ago today, and here’s how it looked

Nov 20th 2013, 8:28 PM 28,422 Views 63 Comments

On this day in 1985, your desktop looked like this.

# anniversary - Monday 28 October, 2013

Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death
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Candlelit vigils mark one year since Savita’s death

Oct 28th 2013, 7:24 PM 12,771 Views 52 Comments

The vigils took place simultaneously in Galway, Dublin and Cork.

# anniversary - Monday 14 October, 2013

It's 15 years ago today since Robbie Keane scored his first-ever Ireland goal
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# Anniversary

It's 15 years ago today since Robbie Keane scored his first-ever Ireland goal

Oct 14th 2013, 9:55 PM 2,834 Views 8 Comments

The then-18-year-old hit a brace against Malta.

# anniversary - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Everything you need to know about the bank guarantee, but were afraid to ask
# 5 Years On
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# 5 Years On

Everything you need to know about the bank guarantee, but were afraid to ask

Sep 28th 2013, 8:30 PM 18,605 Views 37 Comments

It’s been five years…here’s a recap of what went down on 30 September 2008.

# anniversary - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

I was 'nailed on a cross' for 25 years - Ben Johnson
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# Anniversary

I was 'nailed on a cross' for 25 years - Ben Johnson

Sep 24th 2013, 9:07 PM 2,133 Views 5 Comments

It’s the 25th anniversary of the dirtiest race in history.

# anniversary - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary
# In Remembrance
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In Pictures: US marks 9/11 anniversary

Sep 11th 2013, 8:00 PM 13,174 Views 100 Comments

A number of memorials took place today to mark the twelfth anniversary of the attacks that struck America on 11 September 2001.

12 years on: America remembers a day of terror
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12 years on: America remembers a day of terror

Sep 11th 2013, 6:00 AM 12,890 Views 194 Comments

See: the newspapers from 12 September 2001.

# anniversary - Monday 2 September, 2013

Power Rangers is now 20 years old
# 20 Morph Years
From The Daily Edge
# 20 Morph Years

Power Rangers is now 20 years old

Sep 2nd 2013, 3:15 PM 2,795 Views 4 Comments

Feel ancient yet?

# anniversary - Saturday 31 August, 2013

28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations
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# Jim Larkin

28 pictures from today's 1913 Lockout commemoration celebrations

Aug 31st 2013, 7:08 PM 16,974 Views 47 Comments

Hundreds of people lined O’Connell Street to watch a reenactment of the Dublin Metropolitan Police baton-charging crowds on ‘Bloody Sunday’.

# anniversary - Thursday 29 August, 2013

An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary
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# Big Jim

An Post launch three stamps to mark 1913 Lockout centenary

Aug 29th 2013, 2:30 PM 4,498 Views 19 Comments

James Connolly, Constance Markiewicz and Jim Larkin feature on the new stamps launched today.

# anniversary - Monday 26 August, 2013

Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend
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Michael D to lead 1913 Lockout commemoration this weekend

Aug 26th 2013, 10:33 PM 4,794 Views 28 Comments

Saturday will mark the 100th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, one of the key events of the Lockout.

VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death
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# Tribute

VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death

Aug 26th 2013, 2:02 PM 4,700 Views 17 Comments

Armstrong died in 2012 at the age of 82.

# anniversary - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins
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# In Remembrance

Defence Forces unveils memorial to Michael Collins

Aug 22nd 2013, 2:40 PM 13,180 Views 98 Comments

On the anniversary of his death, Collins’ grand-niece unveiled the memorial and placed a wreath.

# anniversary - Monday 22 July, 2013

Norway honours victims of 2011 terror attacks
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Norway honours victims of 2011 terror attacks

Jul 22nd 2013, 3:20 PM 4,258 Views 16 Comments

Today marks the second anniversary of the terror attacks, which claimed the lives of 77 people.

# anniversary - Friday 19 July, 2013

18 reasons why Roy Keane is a Manchester United legend
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# Anniversary

18 reasons why Roy Keane is a Manchester United legend

Jul 19th 2013, 7:55 AM 11,106 Views 23 Comments

It’s 20 years today since the former Irish international signed for the club.

# anniversary - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination
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17 years on: Veronica Guerin remembered for courage and determination

Jun 26th 2013, 4:49 PM 16,472 Views 51 Comments

The 37-year-old was one of the first journalists in Ireland to take on the “big guys” of organised crime.

In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963
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# JFK

In photos: JFK visits Ireland in 1963

Jun 26th 2013, 7:20 AM 7,905 Views 2 Comments

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of John F Kennedy’s visit to Ireland, the Taoiseach described the relationship between Ireland and America as being one of “hope and history”.

# anniversary - Monday 24 June, 2013

20 years ago homosexuality was decriminalised, but not everyone was happy...
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# Homosexuality

20 years ago homosexuality was decriminalised, but not everyone was happy...

Jun 24th 2013, 9:00 PM 15,176 Views 108 Comments

Paul McGrath of Fine Gael at the time spoke against the bill and said he was concerned what impact it would have on society as a whole.