Irish music stars died at age 79

Here are 25 famous musicians from Republic of Ireland died at 79:

Johnny Gavin

Johnny Gavin (April 20, 1928 Limerick-September 20, 2007) was an Irish personality.

Read more about Johnny Gavin on Wikipedia »

George Moulson

George Moulson (August 6, 1914 Clogheen, County Tipperary-April 5, 1994) was an Irish personality.

Read more about George Moulson on Wikipedia »

Matt O'Mahoney

Matt O'Mahoney (January 19, 1913 Mullinavat-April 5, 1992) was an Irish personality.

Read more about Matt O'Mahoney on Wikipedia »

Seán Browne

Seán Browne (May 3, 1916 Republic of Ireland-March 27, 1996) was an Irish personality.

Read more about Seán Browne on Wikipedia »

Justin Keating

Justin Keating (January 7, 1930 Dublin-December 31, 2009 Dublin) was an Irish politician.

Read more about Justin Keating on Wikipedia »

Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany

Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany (July 24, 1878 London-October 25, 1957 Dublin) a.k.a. Edward J. M. D. Plunkett, Lord Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett 18th Baron Dunsany or Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron Dunsany was an Irish writer, novelist, poet and playwright.

Read more about Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany on Wikipedia »

Bill Lacey

Bill Lacey (September 24, 1889 Enniscorthy-May 30, 1969) was an Irish personality.

Read more about Bill Lacey on Wikipedia »

Whitley Stokes

Whitley Stokes (February 28, 1830 Dublin-April 13, 1909 London) was an Irish lawyer.

Read more about Whitley Stokes on Wikipedia »

Joe Williams

Joe Williams (November 4, 1907 Dublin-January 18, 1987) was an Irish personality.

Read more about Joe Williams on Wikipedia »

J. M. Kerrigan

J. M. Kerrigan (December 16, 1884 Dublin-April 29, 1964 Hollywood) also known as Joseph Michael Kerrigan, Joseph M. Kerrigan or J.M. Kerrigan was an Irish film director, actor and journalist.

Read more about J. M. Kerrigan on Wikipedia »

Sean McClory

Sean McClory (March 8, 1924 Dublin-December 10, 2003 Hollywood Hills) otherwise known as Sean McGlory, Shawn McGlory, Seán McClory or Séan Joseph McClory was an Irish actor.

Read more about Sean McClory on Wikipedia »

Desmond Leslie

Desmond Leslie (June 29, 1921 County Monaghan-February 21, 2001 Antibes) a.k.a. Desmond Arthur Peter Leslie was an Irish writer. He had five children, Camilla Leslie, Shaun Rudolf Christopher Leslie, Christopher Mark Leslie, Antonia Kelvey Oriel Leslie and Samantha Helen Leslie.

He died in emphysema.

Read more about Desmond Leslie on Wikipedia »

Robert Marshall

Robert Marshall (April 5, 1695 Clonmel-April 5, 1774) was an Irish judge.

Read more about Robert Marshall on Wikipedia »

John Henry Devereux

John Henry Devereux (July 26, 1840 County Wexford-March 16, 1920 Charleston County) was an Irish architect.

He died in arteriosclerosis.

Read more about John Henry Devereux on Wikipedia »

Maureen Potter

Maureen Potter (January 3, 1925 Dublin-April 7, 2004 Clontarf, Dublin) also known as Maria Philomena Potter was an Irish singer, comedian and actor.

Read more about Maureen Potter on Wikipedia »

Moyna Macgill

Moyna Macgill (December 10, 1895 Belfast-November 25, 1975 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Charlotte Lillian McIldowie, Moyna Magill, Moyna MacGill or Moyna McGill was an Irish actor. She had four children, Angela Lansbury, Isolde Denham, Edgar Lansbury and Bruce Lansbury.

She died caused by laryngeal cancer.

Read more about Moyna Macgill on Wikipedia »

Hilton Edwards

Hilton Edwards (February 2, 1903 London-November 18, 1982 Dublin) a.k.a. Edward Hilton was an Irish actor, theatrical producer and theatre director.

Read more about Hilton Edwards on Wikipedia »

Colin Kenny

Colin Kenny (December 4, 1888 Dublin-December 2, 1968 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Oswald Joseph Collins was an Irish actor.

Read more about Colin Kenny on Wikipedia »

Joseph Brady

Joseph Brady (August 18, 1828 County Fermanagh-July 8, 1908 Elsternwick) was an Irish civil engineer and painter.

Read more about Joseph Brady on Wikipedia »

Tom Sharkey

Tom Sharkey (November 26, 1873 Dundalk-April 17, 1953) was an Irish professional boxer.

Read more about Tom Sharkey on Wikipedia »

Tom O'Reilly

Tom O'Reilly (August 6, 1915 Killeshandra-February 1, 1995) a.k.a. Thomas O'Reilly or Tom O’Reilly was an Irish personality.

Read more about Tom O'Reilly on Wikipedia »

Shay Duffin

Shay Duffin (February 26, 1931 Dublin-April 23, 2010 Los Angeles) was an Irish actor and playwright.

Read more about Shay Duffin on Wikipedia »

Joseph Carroll

Joseph Carroll (December 12, 1912-April 5, 1992) was an Irish priest.

Read more about Joseph Carroll on Wikipedia »

Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch (July 15, 1919 Phibsborough-February 8, 1999 Oxfordshire) a.k.a. Jean Iris Murdoch or Dame Iris Murdoch was an Irish writer, novelist, philosopher and author.

She died in alzheimer's disease.

Read more about Iris Murdoch on Wikipedia »

Walt Willis

Walt Willis (October 30, 1919 Northern Ireland-October 20, 1999) also known as Walter Bryan, Walter A. Willis, Walter Willis or Walt Willis (N. Ireland) was an Irish writer.

Read more about Walt Willis on Wikipedia »

Related articles