Irish music stars died at age 47

Here are 6 famous musicians from Republic of Ireland died at 47:

Donogh O'Malley

Donogh O'Malley (January 1, 1921 Limerick-March 10, 1968 Limerick) was an Irish politician. He had one child, Daragh O'Malley.

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Sam Maguire

Sam Maguire (April 5, 1879 County Cork-February 6, 1927) was an Irish personality.

He died as a result of tuberculosis.

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George Edward Dobson

George Edward Dobson (September 4, 1848 Longford-November 26, 1895) was an Irish personality.

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Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher (March 2, 1948 Ballyshannon-June 14, 1995 London) also known as GALLAGHER Rory, Liam Rory Gallagher, Gallagher, Rory or Taste was an Irish guitarist, musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, bandleader, film score composer and multi-instrumentalist.

His albums include Deuce, The Story So Far, Photo-Finish, Top Priority, Edged in Blue, A Blue Day for the Blues, Etched in Blue, Forever, Big Guns the Very Best Of and Take It Easy Baby. Genres he performed include Classic rock, Blues, Blues rock, Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Electric blues, Hard rock, Folk music, Jazz, Skiffle and Rock and roll.

He died in cirrhosis.

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Mick O'Brien

Mick O'Brien (August 10, 1893 Kilcock-September 21, 1940 Uxbridge) was an Irish personality.

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William Cosgrove

William Cosgrove (October 1, 1888 Aghada-July 14, 1936 Millbank) was an Irish soldier.

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