Feb 282018
 

On This Day


Births


    


1991 – Sarah Bolger

Sarah Lee Bolger is an Irish actress. She is known for her roles in the films In America, Stormbreaker, and The Spiderwick Chronicles, as well as her award-winning role as Lady Mary Tudor in the TV series The Tudors, and for guest starring as Princess Aurora in Once Upon a Time.

Age 27


1993 – Emmelie de Forest

Emmelie Charlotte-Victoria de Forest is a Danish singer and songwriter. De Forest represented Denmark with the song “Only Teardrops” in the Eurovision Song Contest 2013 in Malmö, Sweden, winning the contest. Her debut album Only Teardrops was released on the Universal Music label on 6 May 2013.

Age 25


Deaths


    


1998 – Dermot Morgan

Born: 31 March 1952

Dermot John Morgan was an Irish comedian, actor and previously a schoolteacher, who achieved international recognition for his role as Father Ted Crilly in the Channel 4 sitcom Father Ted.

Died Aged 45


2016 – Frank kelly

Born: 28 December 1938

Francis O’Kelly, better known by his stage name of Frank Kelly, was an Irish actor, singer and writer, whose career covered television, radio, theatre, music, screenwriting and film. He played Father Jack Hackett in the Channel Four sitcom Father Ted, and was also the son of the cartoonist Charles E. Kelly.

Died Aged 77


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