Capt Dara Fitzpatrick, who died along with her crewmates Capt Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith and Paul Ormsby while on a search and rescue mission in March. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Rest in peace ... They died in 2017
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  • December 28, 2017, 06:00

JANUARY 8 – Peter Sarstedt, English singer/songwriter – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)? – age 75 9 – TK Whitaker, economist and former public servan(...)

 Clare Hollingworth, journalist –  Born:  October 10th, 1911; Died: January 10th, 2017.  Photograph: Daily Telegraph/PA Wire
Obituary: Clare Hollingworth
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  • January 11, 2017, 17:47

Clare Hollingworth, who has died aged 105, was one of the most active war correspondents of the 20th century and the one who managed to circumvent off(...)

 British journalist Clare Hollingworth, the first correspondent to report the outbreak of second World War, has died aged 105. File photograph: Bobby Yip/Reuters

Clare Hollingworth, who was a rookie reporter for a British newspaper when she broke the news in 1939 that the second World War had begun, has died in(...)