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# icon - Monday 22 February, 2021

Malcolm X's family demand new murder investigation following allegations of FBI involvement
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Malcolm X's family demand new murder investigation following allegations of FBI involvement

Feb 22nd 2021, 8:53 AM 14,530 Views 34 Comments

The iconic black activist was shot dead in New York 55 years ago yesterday.

# icon - Friday 29 January, 2021

'Paul O'Connell has an aura, a presence - he's a world class operator'
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'Paul O'Connell has an aura, a presence - he's a world class operator'

Jan 29th 2021, 8:12 PM 21,128 Views 9 Comments

Munster and Ireland prop Dave Kilcoyne has outlined the impact the former Lions captain has had in Ireland camp.

# icon - Friday 22 January, 2021

Baseball mourns death of long-time home run king Hank Aaron
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Baseball mourns death of long-time home run king Hank Aaron

Jan 22nd 2021, 9:31 PM 2,724 Views 1 Comment

Aaron passed Babe Ruth’s long-standing record in 1974 and his mark stood until an era rife with performance enhancing drugs.

# icon - Thursday 26 November, 2020

'He has always stood up for us' - Napoli honour Maradona amid Europa League win
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'He has always stood up for us' - Napoli honour Maradona amid Europa League win

Nov 26th 2020, 11:25 PM 5,084 Views 0 Comments

Players stepped out onto the pitch wearing his number 10 jersey before their victory over Rijeka.

# icon - Monday 16 November, 2020

Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status
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Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status

Nov 16th 2020, 5:54 PM 11,821 Views 12 Comments

Motorsport UK chairman David Richards points to the seven-time world champion’s charitable work and push for equality and diversity.

# icon - Friday 14 February, 2020

'I have my good and bad days. This is normal for people my age' - Pele
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'I have my good and bad days. This is normal for people my age' - Pele

Feb 14th 2020, 8:00 AM 3,668 Views 1 Comment

Three-time World Cup winner Pele – who turns 80 in October – rejected claims over his health on Thursday.

# icon - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies aged 85
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies aged 85

Updated Feb 19th 2019, 2:40 PM 27,259 Views 23 Comments

The German high fashion icon was the creative director at Chanel since 1983.

# icon - Sunday 29 July, 2018

'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room
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'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room

Jul 29th 2018, 8:40 PM 18,090 Views 13 Comments

Connor didn’t hide her admiration for Taylor as the fighters embraced following the Irishwoman’s third-round victory.

# icon - Monday 21 May, 2018

Janet Jackson cited #MeToo in her powerful acceptance speech at the Billboard Music Awards last night
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Janet Jackson cited #MeToo in her powerful acceptance speech at the Billboard Music Awards last night

May 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 1,746 Views 0 Comments

She’s the first woman of colour to win the Billboard Icon Prize.

# icon - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Juventus icon Buffon has no referee rant regrets: ‘I’d say it all again’
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Juventus icon Buffon has no referee rant regrets: ‘I’d say it all again’

Apr 15th 2018, 12:02 AM 6,190 Views 16 Comments

The legendary goalkeeper blasted Michael Oliver after his controversial midweek decision in the Champions League.

# icon - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Will Smith took the mick out of son Jaden by recreating one of his music videos
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Will Smith took the mick out of son Jaden by recreating one of his music videos

Feb 7th 2018, 10:17 AM 5,485 Views 2 Comments

To a tee.

# icon - Monday 22 January, 2018

Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain
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Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain

Jan 22nd 2018, 5:21 PM 9,765 Views 21 Comments

The World Cup winner is eager to get into ownership and has set his sights on the Championship or La Liga 2.

# icon - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

This is how Gemma Collins became an icon in her own right
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This is how Gemma Collins became an icon in her own right

Aug 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 6,399 Views 4 Comments

The British Rihanna, perhaps?

# icon - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff
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Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff

Apr 25th 2017, 7:19 PM 4,909 Views 2 Comments

Today would have been his 70th birthday.

# icon - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Legendary US actress Mary Tyler Moore has died
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Legendary US actress Mary Tyler Moore has died

Jan 25th 2017, 9:25 PM 27,424 Views 33 Comments

She was 80 years old.

# icon - Monday 6 June, 2016

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'
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Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

Jun 6th 2016, 7:47 PM 6,237 Views 0 Comments

The Champ knew how he wanted to say farewell.

# icon - Friday 22 April, 2016

Police have "no reason to believe" Prince took his own life
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Police have "no reason to believe" Prince took his own life

Apr 22nd 2016, 10:50 PM 38,773 Views 33 Comments

The iconic musician was found unresponsive in a lift at his Paisley Park estate

# icon - Friday 25 March, 2016

Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff
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Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff

Mar 25th 2016, 10:43 AM 3,678 Views 6 Comments

The Dutch legend tragically passed away on Thursday, leading to a number of suggestions on social media suggesting the Amsterdam ArenA be renamed in his honour.

# icon - Monday 11 January, 2016

'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie
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'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie

Jan 11th 2016, 9:59 PM 47,336 Views 99 Comments

“David’s friendship was the light of my life,” his friend and collaborator Iggy Pop said.

# icon - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Here's seven things you didn't know about Coke's hundred-year-old bottle
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Here's seven things you didn't know about Coke's hundred-year-old bottle

Jan 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 25,829 Views 22 Comments

If you’re drinking gallons of the stuff this festive season, you might as well know some of its history…

# icon - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

One of America's greatest female athletes of all time has announced her retirement
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One of America's greatest female athletes of all time has announced her retirement

Oct 27th 2015, 8:14 PM 8,973 Views 5 Comments

No one – male or female – has scored more international goals than Abby Wambach’s tally of 184.

# icon - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie
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Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie

Feb 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 3,958 Views 2 Comments

This recently released film charts the rise of the late, great Severiano Ballesteros.

# icon - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

One of the greatest back rows ever can't wait to face 'the best team in the northern hemisphere'
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One of the greatest back rows ever can't wait to face 'the best team in the northern hemisphere'

Feb 4th 2015, 7:30 AM 7,244 Views 1 Comment

Sergio Parisse rates Ireland very highly.

# icon - Saturday 24 May, 2014

'This is something I'll take with me forever' - Toulon's Jonny Wilkinson
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'This is something I'll take with me forever' - Toulon's Jonny Wilkinson

May 24th 2014, 9:37 PM 7,346 Views 9 Comments

Meanwhile, Saracen’s Irish Director of Rugby, Mark McCall, will focus his side’s attention on the Premiership final.

# icon - Friday 23 May, 2014

'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending
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'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending

May 23rd 2014, 5:46 PM 2,837 Views 5 Comments

The Toulon out-half plays his second last professional game tomorrow against Saracens.

'I'd like to be there when Larsson leads Celtic out' -- Aiden McGeady
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'I'd like to be there when Larsson leads Celtic out' -- Aiden McGeady

May 23rd 2014, 9:22 AM 5,609 Views 11 Comments

Martin O’Neill praised the Swede’s qualities as a player before laughing off suggestions that Roy Keane could take the job instead.

# icon - Sunday 4 May, 2014

On Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday, here are 5 things you mightn't know about her
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On Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday, here are 5 things you mightn't know about her

May 4th 2014, 2:37 PM 6,150 Views 0 Comments

The iconic actress passed away in 1993, but remains one of Hollywood’s most celebrated personalities.

# icon - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Inter legend Zanetti to become club director at the end of the season
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Inter legend Zanetti to become club director at the end of the season

Apr 30th 2014, 10:23 AM 2,519 Views 1 Comment

The veteran defender will soon hang up his well-worn boots.

# icon - Friday 14 February, 2014

Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player
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Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player

Feb 14th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,966 Views 17 Comments

The second row is in line to make his 241st appearance for the province this weekend.

# icon - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Ronaldo to open museum dedicated to himself
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Ronaldo to open museum dedicated to himself

Dec 4th 2013, 7:17 AM 4,698 Views 16 Comments

The Real Madrid winger is backing the opening on the island of Madeira

# icon - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Cricket's 'Little Master' Tendulkar to retire after 200th Test
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Cricket's 'Little Master' Tendulkar to retire after 200th Test

Oct 10th 2013, 1:22 PM 658 Views 2 Comments

One of the greatest batsmen of all time is bowing out.

# icon - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

It’s official*: Tiger Woods is back!
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It’s official*: Tiger Woods is back!

Apr 3rd 2013, 10:45 AM 1,708 Views 1 Comment

*’Official’ cos Sports Illustrated say he’s back, that’s why.

# icon - Sunday 31 March, 2013

11 moments that prove Christopher Walken is amazing
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11 moments that prove Christopher Walken is amazing

Mar 31st 2013, 10:30 AM 17,039 Views 21 Comments

He’s gonna need more cowbell to celebrate his birthday.

# icon - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

So, Manchester City celebrated their latest win with The Hoff
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So, Manchester City celebrated their latest win with The Hoff

Jan 1st 2013, 6:44 PM 2,999 Views 3 Comments

We’re just not quite sure why.

# icon - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary
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Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary

Dec 9th 2012, 3:43 PM 16,224 Views 71 Comments

Some believe the Black Madonna of Czestochowa, an ancient Polish icon of the Virgin Mary, can work miracles.

# icon - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

Does my ranking look big in this? Venus causes a storm in latest dress
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Does my ranking look big in this? Venus causes a storm in latest dress

Jan 19th 2011, 3:39 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

She’s a dedicated follower of fashion. And one of the best tennis players to ever live, of course.