Sunday 25 June 2017



Gloria Estefan, Cuban-born pop singer, is 56. Barry Gibb, member of the Bee Gees, is 67. Dr Phil McGraw, TV psychologist, is 63. Tony Cascarino, former Ireland striker, is 51. Lily Tomlin, actress, is 74.


Keanu Reeves, actor who starred in The Matrix trilogy, is 49. Salma Hayek, Oscar-nominated Mexican actress, is 47. Jimmy Connors, Wimbledon champion in 1974 and 1982, is 61. Lennox Lewis, retired heavyweight champion boxer, is 48. Joey Barton, controversial footballer and prolific tweeter, is 31.


Charlie Sheen, actor and son of Martin, is 48. Eric Bell, original Thin Lizzy guitarist, is 66. Pauline Collins, British actress, is 73. Al Jardine, founding member of The Beach Boys, is 71. Steve Jones, Sex Pistols guitarist, is 58.


Pauline Bewick, Kerry-based artist, is 78. Damon Wayans, comedian and actor, is 53. Tom Watson, US golfer, is 64. Ione Skye, actress, is 43. Wes Bentley, actor who starred in American Beauty, is 35. Beyonce Knowles, superstar singer/actress, is 32.


Maire Geoghegan-Quinn, former Fianna Fail justice minister, is 63. Johnny Briggs, British actor best known as Mike Baldwin in Coronation Street, is 78. Raquel Welch, actress and Sixties sex symbol, is 73. Liam O'Brien, former Shamrock Rovers and Manchester United midfielder, is 49. Al Stewart, singer, is 68. Loudon Wainwright III, singer, is 67. Bob Newhart, comedian, is 84. George Lazenby, actor and former 007 star, is 74. Michael Keaton, actor, is 62. Werner Herzog, German filmmaker, is 71.


Dolores O'Riordan, singer with The Cranberries, is 42. Roger Law, caricaturist responsible for Spitting Image, is 72. Richard Lewis, fashion designer, is 68. Roger Waters, founding member of Pink Floyd, is 70. Tim Henman and Greg Rusedski, British former tennis players, are 39 and 40 respectively. Rosie Perez, actress, is 49. Macy Gray, singer, is 44. Kerry Katona, singer and reality TV star, is 33. Pippa Middleton, sister of Kate, is 30. Michael Winslow, of Police Academy fame, is 55.


Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist, is 83. Alfa Anderson, singer with Chic, is 67. Marcel Desailly, Ghanaian-born former Chelsea and France defender, is 45. Chrissie Hynde, singer with The Pretenders, is 62. Julie Kavner, actress and the voice of Marge Simpson, is 63. Gloria Gaynor, I Will Survive singer, is 64. Evan Rachel Wood, actress, is 26.

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