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# rip - Saturday 23 January, 2021

US talk show host Larry King dies aged 87
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US talk show host Larry King dies aged 87

Updated Sat 4:55 PM 50,304 Views 19 Comments

Larry King’s media company has said that the tv and radio interviewer died this morning.

# rip - 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

Fri 9:31 PM 2,702 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.

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'
# Appreciation
# Appreciation

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'

Updated Fri 8:35 AM 35,881 Views 11 Comments

Cathal Dennehy pays tribute to the Irish athletics legend.

# rip - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Ciara Mageean pays tribute to 'friend, mentor and father figure' Jerry Kiernan
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Ciara Mageean pays tribute to 'friend, mentor and father figure' Jerry Kiernan

Thu 8:20 PM 8,354 Views 2 Comments

The former Olympic long-distance runner from Listowel in Kerry has passed away at the age of 67.

Irish athletics great Jerry Kiernan has died aged 67
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Irish athletics great Jerry Kiernan has died aged 67

Thu 2:26 PM 101,457 Views 33 Comments

Kiernan finished ninth in the 1984 Olympic Marathon, and went on to coach many of Ireland’s top athletes.

# rip - Monday 18 January, 2021

Tributes paid after Kilkenny nursing home worker dies with Covid-19
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Tributes paid after Kilkenny nursing home worker dies with Covid-19

Jan 18th 2021, 5:07 PM 66,081 Views 29 Comments

Solson Payyappillil Saviour passed away over the weekend.

# rip - Saturday 16 January, 2021

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'
# Eamonn Ryan
# Eamonn Ryan

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'

Jan 16th 2021, 10:00 AM 17,919 Views 2 Comments

The late Eamonn Ryan leaves behind a great legacy with the impact he made on players he coached.

# rip - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Eamonn Ryan: A true Gaelic games legend and an enduring legacy
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Eamonn Ryan: A true Gaelic games legend and an enduring legacy

Jan 14th 2021, 9:28 PM 18,259 Views 5 Comments

The Cork great passed away today.

3-time Olympic rowing champion Kathleen Heddle dies at 55
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3-time Olympic rowing champion Kathleen Heddle dies at 55

Jan 14th 2021, 8:35 PM 10,920 Views 0 Comments

She was the quiet half of a powerful partnership with the outgoing Marnie McBean.

Siegfried Fischbacher of Las Vegas illusionist act Siegfried & Roy has died aged 81
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Siegfried Fischbacher of Las Vegas illusionist act Siegfried & Roy has died aged 81

Jan 14th 2021, 3:45 PM 20,802 Views 10 Comments

Fischbacher’s long-time showbusiness partner, Roy Horn, died last year of complications from Covid-19 at a Las Vegas hospital.

'A legend in his own lifetime' - 10-time All-Ireland-winning manager Éamonn Ryan passes away
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'A legend in his own lifetime' - 10-time All-Ireland-winning manager Éamonn Ryan passes away

Jan 14th 2021, 2:28 PM 29,294 Views 10 Comments

The iconic Cork GAA figure steered the Rebel County’s ladies footballers to 10 All-Irelands in 11 years.

# rip - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Woman in her 80s dies in Kerry car crash
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Woman in her 80s dies in Kerry car crash

Jan 12th 2021, 8:43 PM 29,973 Views 2 Comments

The woman was pronounced dead at Univeristy Hospital Kerry.

# rip - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Tipperary hurling great Theo English dies aged 90
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Tipperary hurling great Theo English dies aged 90

Jan 10th 2021, 11:48 AM 12,298 Views 7 Comments

English won five senior All-Ireland hurling titles with the Premier in the 1950s and 1960s.

# rip - Friday 8 January, 2021

Michael Apted, director of Coal Miner’s Daughter and Seven Up documentaries, dies at 79
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Michael Apted, director of Coal Miner’s Daughter and Seven Up documentaries, dies at 79

Jan 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 15,873 Views 10 Comments

Apted is also known for Gorillas In The Mist and James Bond film The World Is Not Enough.

# rip - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Joe Winters, revered NY businessman and boxing manager - including to Joe Ward - dies aged 54
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Joe Winters, revered NY businessman and boxing manager - including to Joe Ward - dies aged 54

Jan 6th 2021, 11:27 AM 4,661 Views 0 Comments

The Irish-American, who built or accrued over 100 companies and was renowned for his philanthropy, died following a short battle with Covid-19.

# rip - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Former Manchester City and England midfielder Colin Bell dies at 74
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Former Manchester City and England midfielder Colin Bell dies at 74

Jan 5th 2021, 7:47 PM 5,791 Views 9 Comments

Bell made 492 appearances and scored 152 goals for City during his 13-year stay at the club.

# rip - Saturday 2 January, 2021

Bagatelle frontman Liam Reilly has died aged 65
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# Summer In Dublin

Bagatelle frontman Liam Reilly has died aged 65

Jan 2nd 2021, 11:05 AM 85,342 Views 63 Comments

“We know that his many friends and countless fans around the world will share in our grief as we mourn his loss,” his family said in a statement.

# rip - Friday 1 January, 2021

Covid-19: Guard of honour for healthcare assistant at Dublin hospital who died on Christmas Eve
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Covid-19: Guard of honour for healthcare assistant at Dublin hospital who died on Christmas Eve

Jan 1st 2021, 11:59 AM 72,382 Views 34 Comments

Filipino native Mariter Tarugo worked in St Vincent’s Hospital.

# rip - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Man (30s) dies after car crash in Wexford
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Man (30s) dies after car crash in Wexford

Dec 31st 2020, 5:34 PM 50,203 Views 5 Comments

The crash occurred at around 9.25am this morning.

Former Man Utd and Scotland manager Tommy Docherty dies aged 92
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# The Doc

Former Man Utd and Scotland manager Tommy Docherty dies aged 92

Dec 31st 2020, 4:30 PM 26,780 Views 24 Comments

Docherty managed 12 clubs as well as his stint in charge of Scotland.

# rip - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

In memoriam: Remembering those we lost in 2020
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In memoriam: Remembering those we lost in 2020

Dec 30th 2020, 6:00 PM 28,491 Views 8 Comments

We take a look back at some of the many greats we lost this year.

# rip - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

In memoriam: Remembering the famous faces from around the world we lost in 2020
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In memoriam: Remembering the famous faces from around the world we lost in 2020

Dec 29th 2020, 8:00 PM 56,591 Views 26 Comments

From Chadwick Boseman to Sean Connery we take a look back at some of the many greats that the world lost.

# rip - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Alex Ferguson pays tribute to ‘biggest adversary in football’ Jim McLean
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Alex Ferguson pays tribute to ‘biggest adversary in football’ Jim McLean

Dec 27th 2020, 4:58 PM 8,145 Views 1 Comment

The former Dundee United manager died yesterday at the age of 83.

# rip - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Colum Eastwood: We live in the Ireland that John Hume imagined - an island at peace
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Colum Eastwood: We live in the Ireland that John Hume imagined - an island at peace

Dec 24th 2020, 12:30 PM 9,879 Views 28 Comments

SDLP leader Colum Eastwood pays tribute to John Hume and asks what the peacemaker would have made of the events of 2020.

# rip - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

Model Stella Tennant dies aged 50
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Model Stella Tennant dies aged 50

Dec 23rd 2020, 4:51 PM 89,266 Views 9 Comments

The mother-of-four was a high-profile model from the 1990s.

# rip - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Groundsman dies after heat lamp accident
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Groundsman dies after heat lamp accident

Dec 22nd 2020, 10:29 AM 10,946 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred shortly after Lorient’s 3-0 home defeat to Rennes.

# rip - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Adventurer and author Tim Severin dies aged 80
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Adventurer and author Tim Severin dies aged 80

Dec 19th 2020, 2:09 PM 24,729 Views 16 Comments

Severin is best remembered for his ‘Brendan Voyage’ across the North Atlantic.

Former State pathologist John Harbison dies
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Former State pathologist John Harbison dies

Dec 19th 2020, 9:02 AM 58,576 Views 35 Comments

Harbison was succeeded by Professor Marie Cassidy in January 2004

# rip - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Gerrard pays emotional tribute to former Liverpool boss Houllier
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Gerrard pays emotional tribute to former Liverpool boss Houllier

Dec 15th 2020, 12:20 PM 6,879 Views 0 Comments

The Rangers manager was first made Liverpool captain by Houllier.

# rip - Monday 14 December, 2020

Klopp pays tribute to 'true coaching legend' Houllier
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Klopp pays tribute to 'true coaching legend' Houllier

Dec 14th 2020, 9:59 PM 5,786 Views 3 Comments

‘When I arrived here, one of the first messages I received –- and I didn’t even know he had my number –- was from Gerard Houllier.’

Former Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier passes away aged 73
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Former Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier passes away aged 73

Dec 14th 2020, 11:08 AM 36,776 Views 24 Comments

The Frenchman won three cups with the Reds during the 2000/2001 season.

English espionage author John le Carré dies aged 89
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English espionage author John le Carré dies aged 89

Dec 14th 2020, 6:43 AM 11,169 Views 7 Comments

Le Carré, who’s real name was David Cornwell, passed away from pneumonia.

# rip - Sunday 13 December, 2020

US country music singer Charley Pride dies aged 86
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US country music singer Charley Pride dies aged 86

Dec 13th 2020, 9:31 AM 26,113 Views 5 Comments

The singer died yesterday of Covid-19 complications.

# rip - Friday 11 December, 2020

Eastenders actress Barbara Windsor dies aged 83
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Eastenders actress Barbara Windsor dies aged 83

Dec 11th 2020, 12:30 AM 55,973 Views 29 Comments

Windsor was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2014 and made the news public in 2018.

# rip - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Italian World Cup winner Paolo Rossi dies aged 64
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Italian World Cup winner Paolo Rossi dies aged 64

Dec 10th 2020, 7:21 AM 44,144 Views 21 Comments

The 64-year-old was the star of the 1982 World Cup in Spain.

# rip - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Fermanagh GAA pay tribute following death of former footballer Shane O’Brien
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Fermanagh GAA pay tribute following death of former footballer Shane O’Brien

Dec 9th 2020, 11:44 PM 5,675 Views 2 Comments

O’Brien represented the county at minor and senior level during his career.

# rip - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

US test pilot who first broke sound barrier dies aged 97
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# Chuck Yeager

US test pilot who first broke sound barrier dies aged 97

Dec 8th 2020, 9:54 AM 13,293 Views 27 Comments

Chuck Yeager was the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound in 1947.

# rip - Sunday 6 December, 2020

Peter Alliss, the 'voice of golf', dies aged 89
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Peter Alliss, the 'voice of golf', dies aged 89

Dec 6th 2020, 12:02 PM 7,797 Views 14 Comments

He became the BBC’s lead commentator in 1978 and was due to celebrate 60 years in broadcasting in 2021.

# rip - Friday 4 December, 2020

Napoli rename stadium after Diego Maradona
# In Memory
# In Memory

Napoli rename stadium after Diego Maradona

Dec 4th 2020, 8:54 PM 6,700 Views 8 Comments

Club owner Aurelio de Laurentiis announced plans to rename the San Paolo Stadium soon after the Argentinian’s death.

# rip - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Former Fulham, Portsmouth and Senegal midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies aged 42
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Former Fulham, Portsmouth and Senegal midfielder Papa Bouba Diop dies aged 42

Nov 29th 2020, 7:22 PM 12,577 Views 8 Comments

Diop has passed away following a long illness.

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