TODAY, JAN 13
Glenn Whelan, former Ireland midfielder, is 35. Orlando Bloom, actor best known as Legolas in Lord of the Rings, is 42. Traci Bingham, former Baywatch actress, is 51. Ronan Rafferty, Newry-born golfer, is 55. Stephen Hendry, retired snooker player, is 50. Suggs, singer with Madness, is 58. Patrick Dempsey, Grey's Anatomy actor, is 53.
MONDAY, JAN 14
Robbie Brady, Burnley and Ireland midfielder, is 27. Richard Sadlier, football pundit, is 40. Olive Loughnane, retired race-walker, is 43. Dave Grohl, Nirvana drummer & Foo Fighters singer, is 50. Emily Watson, actress, is 52. Steven Soderbergh, movie director, is 56. Faye Dunaway, actress, is 78. Caleb Followill, Kings of Leon singer, is 37. Chas Smash, Madness backing singer, is 60. Declan Rice, possible Ireland centre-half, is 20.
TUESDAY, JAN 15
James Nesbitt, actor, is 54. Princess Michael of Kent, minor British royal, is 74. Claudia Winkleman, BBC TV and radio host, is 47. Frank Bough, retired BBC sports presenter, is 86. Pete Waterman, music producer, is 72.
WEDNESDAY, JAN 16
Sean O Se, traditional Irish singing legend, is 84. Sade, singer, is 60. Kate Moss, model, is 45. Ian Dempsey, RTE presenter, is 58. Mark Prendergast, Kodaline guitarist, is 30. Denis 'Ogie' Moran, former Kerry captain, is 63. Matt Doherty, Wolves and Ireland right-back, is 27. James May, TV motoring presenter, is 56. John Carpenter, cult movie-director, is 71. Nick Valensi, The Strokes' guitarist, is 38.
THURSDAY, JAN 17
Michelle Obama, former US First Lady, is 55. Jim Carrey, comedian, is 57. Francoise Hardy, French singer, is 75. Paul Young, singer-songwriter, is 63. Susanna Hoffs, co-founder of The Bangles, is 60. Steve Earle, country singer, is 64. Rob Lipsett, fitness guru, is 27. James Earl Jones, actor, is 88. Kip Keino, retired Kenyan athlete, is 79.
FRIDAY, JAN 18
Leo Varadkar, Taoiseach, is 40. John Halligan, Minister of State for Education & Skills, is 64. John Hume, former SDLP leader, is 82. Samantha Mumba, singer, is 36. John Boorman, film-maker, is 86. Eamonn Owens, The Butcher Boy actor, is 36. Richard Dunwoody, ex-champion jockey, is 55. Pep Guardiola, Man City manager, is 48. Kevin Costner, actor, is 64. Bobby Goldsboro, is 78. David Bellamy, environmental campaigner, is 86.
SATURDAY, JAN 19
Dennis Taylor, former snooker champion, is 70. Jenson Button, F1 driver, is 39. Dolly Parton, singer-songwriter, is 73. Steve Staunton, former Ireland full-back, is 50. Stefan Edberg, former tennis champ, is 53. Tippi Hedren, actress, is 89. Michael Crawford, actor, is 77.
TODAY, JAN 13