Thursday 29 September 2016

TODAY

Published 19/04/2015 | 02:30

Trevor Francis, first £1m football player in Britain, is 61. Kate Hudson, actress daughter of Goldie Hawn, is 36. Tim Curry, actor who played Dr Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, is 69. Ruby Wax, TV personality, is 62. Maria Sharapova, former tennis champion, is 28. Ashley Judd, actress, is 47. Hugh O'Conor, Irish actor, is 40.

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Monday

Shay Given, Irish goalkeeper, is 39. Jessica Lange, actress, is 66. Carmen Electra, actress, is 43. Peter Snow, Dublin-born BBC TV presenter, is 77. Sebastian Faulks, novelist, is 62. Ryan O'Neal, actor, is 74. Don Mattingly, New York Yankee baseball player, is 54. Raymond van Barneveld, five-time World Darts Champion, is 48. Felix Baumgartner, Austrian world record skydiver (39km), is 46. Conor Murray, Munster and Ireland rugby player, is 26.

Tuesday

Queen Elizabeth II is 89. Andie MacDowell, actress, is 56. Tony Danza, actor from TV show Taxi, is 64. Iggy Pop (aka James Osterberg), rock star, is 68. James McAvoy, actor, is 36. Robert Smith, singer in The Cure, is 56. Charles Grodin, actor, is 80. Glen Hansard, Oscar-winning singer-songwriter, is 45.

Wednesday

Jack Nicholson, actor, is 78. Glen Campbell, singer, is 79. Gary Rhodes, chef, is 55. Peter Frampton, guitarist, is 65. Lloyd Honeyghan, boxer, is 55. Louis Smith, gymnast, is 26. James McClean, Wigan/ Ireland footballer, is 26. John Waters, film-maker, is 69.

Thursday

Michael Moore, film-maker, is 61. Lee Majors, the Bionic Man, is 76. Dev Patel, actor, is 25.

Friday

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is 64. Eamon Gilmore is 60. Aidan Gillen, actor from Love/Hate and Game of Thrones, is 47. Bishop Eamon Casey, formerly of Kerry and Galway, is 88. Barbra Streisand, singer, is 73. Shirley MacLaine, actress, is 81. Gabby Logan, sports presenter, is 42. Jean Paul Gaultier, fashion designer, is 63. Sachin Tendulkar, former Indian cricketer, is 42. Kelly Clarkson, singer, is 33. Lee Westwood, golfer, is 42.

Saturday

Roisin Shortall TD is 61. Al Pacino, Hollywood legend, is 75. Renee Zellweger, actress, is 46. Hank Azaria, voice of Moe, Chief Wiggum and Apu in The Simpsons, is 51. Bjorn Ulvaeus, songwriting member of ABBA, is 70. Johan Cruyff, Dutch footballing great, is 68. Eric Bristow, darts legend, is 58. Michael Bent, Leinster and Ireland rugby player, is 29. David Moyes, former Man Utd and Everton manager is 52.

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