Monday 24 October 2016


Published 07/06/2015 | 02:30

Liam Neeson, actor, is 63. Bear Grylls, TV survivalist, is 41. Tom Jones, singer, is 75. Prince, pop singer, is 57. Anna Kournikova, former tennis player, is 34. James Ivory, film director, is 87. Paddy McAloon, singer of Prefab Sprout, is 58. Michael Cera, actor who starred in Superbad, is 27. Damien Hirst, English artist, is 50.

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Kanye West, rapper, is 38. Nancy Sinatra, singer and daughter of Frank, is 75. Barbara Bush, former US First Lady, is 90. Colin Baker, actor of Dr Who fame, is 72. Mick Hucknall, flame-haired singer with Simply Red, is 55. Bonnie Tyler, singer, is 64. Tim Berners-Lee, English scientist who invented the World Wide Web, is 60. Shilpa Shetty, Bollywood actress, is 40.


Mick O'Dwyer, Kerry football legend, is 79. Natalie Portman, actress, is 34. Michael J Fox, actor, is 54. Johnny Depp, actor, is 52. Charles Saatchi, ex-husband of Nigella Lawson, is 72. Patricia Cornwell, author, is 59. Matthew Bellamy, lead singer of Muse, is 37. Jackie Mason, comedian, is 84. Ed Simons, of electronic duo The Chemical Brothers, is 45.


Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is 94. Elizabeth Hurley, actress, is 50. David Platt, ex-England footballer, is 49. Joao Gilberto, bossa nova demigod, is 84. Carlo Ancelotti, former Chelsea manager, is 56. Kim Deal, bassist of The Pixies, is 54. Sasha Obama, US President's daughter, is 14.


Jackie Stewart, three-time F1 World Champ, is 76. Gene Wilder, actor, is 82. Andy Lee, southpaw boxer from Limerick, is 31. Shia LaBeouf, actor, is 29. Hugh Laurie, actor, is 56. Joshua Jackson, actor who played 'Pacey' in TV series Dawson's Creek, is 37.


Noirin Ni Riain, singer, is 64. George Bush Snr, former US President, is 91. Frances O'Connor, actress, is 48. Cathy Tyson, actress, is 50. Vic Damone, US crooner, is 87. Chick Corea, jazz pianist and composer, is 74. Amanda Brunker, journalist, is 41.


David Gray, singer-songwriter, is 47. Tim Allen, comedy actor, is 62. Malcolm McDowell, actor who starred in A Clockwork Orange, is 72. Brian Dowling, Kildare-born former Big Brother winner, is 37. Kym Marsh, Coronation Street actress, is 39. Alan Hansen, ex-Liverpool defender and former TV pundit, is 60. Christo, artist, is 80. Siegfried Fischbacher, magician, is 76.


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