Monday 27 March 2017

TODAY

Dolores O'Riordan, singer with The Cranberries, is 44. Richard Lewis, fashion designer, is 70. Roger Waters, founding member of Pink Floyd, is 72. Tim Henman and Greg Rusedski, British tennis players, are 41 and 42 respectively. Kerry Katona, former Atomic Kitten singer and reality TV star, is 35. Pippa Middleton, socialite sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, is 32.

Monday

Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist, is 85. Marcel Desailly, Ghanaian-born former Chelsea and France defender, is 47. Chrissie Hynde, singer with The Pretenders, is 64. Julie Kavner, actress who voices Marge Simpson, is 65. Gloria Gaynor, I Will Survive singer, is 66. Evan Rachel Wood, actress, is 28. Toby Jones, English actor, is 49. Shannon Elizabeth, actress, is 42.

Tuesday

Desmond Guinness, author and conservationist, is 84. Henry Thomas, actor who played Elliott in ET, is 44. David Arquette, Scream actor, is 44. Pink, real name Alecia Moore, pop singer, is 36. Yves St Martin, French jockey, is 74. Martin Freeman, English actor, is 44.

Wednesday

Paul Cleary, lead singer of The Blades, is 56. Hugh Grant, actor, is 55. Dave Stewart, of pop band Eurythmics, is 63. Adam Sandler, actor, is 49. Jazz/pop singer Michael Buble is 40. Denis McBride, former Ireland rugby international, is 51.

Thursday

Ryan Phillippe, actor, is 41. Johnny Fingers, pianist with The Boomtown Rats, is 59. Guy Ritchie, film director and ex-husband of Madonna, is 47. Marian Keyes, best-selling Irish novelist, is 52. Karl Lagerfeld, fashion designer, is 82. Colin Firth, actor, is 55. Joe Perry, Aerosmith guitarist, is 65. Arnold Palmer, American golfer, is 86. Eoin Morgan, Irish cricketer who plays for Middlesex and England, is 29.

Friday

Brian De Palma, movie director, is 75. Harry Connick Jr, singer/actor, is 48. Moby, electronic musician, is 50. Ludacris, rapper, is 38. Richard Ashcroft, former frontman of The Verve, is 44. Franz Beckenbauer, legendary German footballer, is 70. Jimmy Deenihan, Fine Gael politician, is 63.

Saturday

Bertie Ahern, former Taoiseach, is 64. Linda Gray, actress who played Sue Ellen in Dallas, is 75. Donal Lenihan, retired Irish rugby player, is 56. Ben McKenzie, actor who starred in The OC, is 37. Louis CK, comedian, is 48. Joe Schmidt, New Zealand-born Ireland rugby coach, now Irish citizen, is 50. James McCartney, musician and son of Paul, is 38.

TODAY

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