Irish music stars died at age 78

Here are 18 famous musicians from Republic of Ireland died at 78:

Frank McCourt

Frank McCourt (August 19, 1930 Brooklyn-July 19, 2009 Manhattan) also known as Francis McCourt or Francis "Frank" McCourt was an Irish writer, teacher and soldier. His child is called Margaret McCourt.

Discography: The Irish ...and How They Got That Way.

He died caused by melanoma.

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George Cummins

George Cummins (March 12, 1931 Dublin-November 29, 2009 Southport) was an Irish personality.

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William Ford

William Ford (December 10, 1826 Ballinascarty-March 8, 1905 Sacramento) also known as Bill Ford, Billy Ford or William "Bill" Ford was an Irish businessperson. His children are Henry Ford, Robert Ford, Margaret Ford, Jane Ford and William Ford, Jr..

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Jimmy Lawlor

Jimmy Lawlor (May 10, 1933 Dublin-April 5, 2012 Bradford) was an Irish personality.

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Richard Kirwan

Richard Kirwan (August 1, 1733 Galway-June 22, 1812 Dublin) was an Irish chemist, geologist and scientist.

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Eddie McGrady

Eddie McGrady (June 3, 1935 Downpatrick-November 11, 2013 Downpatrick) was an Irish politician.

He died as a result of disease.

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Bridget Dowling

Bridget Dowling (July 3, 1891 Dublin-November 18, 1969 Long Island) was an Irish personality. She had one child, William Patrick Stuart-Houston.

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William Glen

William Glen (January 28, 1903 Dublin-May 29, 1981 Dublin) was an Irish personality.

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Una O'Connor

Una O'Connor (October 23, 1880 Belfast-February 4, 1959 New York City) also known as Agnes Teresa McGlade was an Irish actor.

She died as a result of cardiovascular disease.

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Hamilton Deane

Hamilton Deane (April 5, 1880 New Ross-October 25, 1958 Ealing) a.k.a. Hamilton K. Deane-Roe was an Irish theatre director, playwright and actor.

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Herbert Brenon

Herbert Brenon (January 13, 1880 Dublin-June 21, 1958 Los Angeles) also known as Alexander Herbert Reginald St. John Brenon was an Irish actor, screenwriter, film director and film producer.

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Donal Donnelly

Donal Donnelly (July 6, 1931 Bradford-January 4, 2010 Chicago) a.k.a. Donal Donelly or Donald Donnelly was an Irish actor. He had three children, Jonathan Donnelly, Damian Donnelly and Maryanne Donnelly.

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Victor Pike

Victor Pike (July 1, 1907 Thurles-February 25, 1986 Salisbury) a.k.a. Victor Joseph Pike CB, CBE was an Irish chaplain and rugby player.

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William Blacker

William Blacker (September 1, 1777 County Armagh-November 25, 1855 County Armagh) otherwise known as Lieutenant-Colonel William Blacker, Fitz Stewart or Colonel Blacker was an Irish military officer and author.

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George Mayberry

George Mayberry (July 24, 1883 Kenmare-November 21, 1961 Frant) a.k.a. George Mahoney Mayberry was an Irish track and field athlete.

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Micheál Mac Liammóir

Micheál Mac Liammóir (October 25, 1899 London-March 6, 1978 Dublin) otherwise known as Micheal MacLiammoir, Micheál Liammóir, Alfred Willmore or Micheál MacLiammóir was an Irish writer and actor.

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Charles E. Kelly

Charles E. Kelly (June 15, 1902 Dublin-January 20, 1981 Dublin) also known as Charles Kelly was an Irish cartoonist. He had two children, Frank Kelly and Pauline Bracken.

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Richard Harte Keatinge

Richard Harte Keatinge (June 17, 1825 Dublin-May 25, 1904 Horsham) was an Irish soldier.

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