On This Day
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.
1993 – Emmelie de Forest
Emmelie Charlotte-Victoria de Forest is a Danish singer and songwriter. Born to a Swedish father and Danish mother in Randers, Denmark, she was raised between Mariager, Denmark and Stockholm, Sweden.
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.
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