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John McGahern| 80th Anniversary

It seems fitting to mark what would have been John McGahern’s 80th birthday.

In his obituary of McGahern for The Guardian in March 2006, Richard Pine commented that McGahern was arguably the Ireland’s most important writer since Samuel Beckett. 463 more words

Happy 80th Birthday, Carl Sagan.

“The Cosmos extends, for all practical purposes, forever. After a brief sedentary hiatus, we are resuming our ancient nomadic way of life. Our remote descendants, safely arrayed on many worlds throughout the Solar System and beyond, will be unified by their common heritage, by their regard for their home planet, and by the knowledge that, whatever other life may be, the only humans in all the Universe come from Earth.

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Geg's 90th Birthday

Today, 9th November 2014, would have been my Grandfather, Derek Bandey’s 90th Birthday. Sadly he just failed to make this extraordinary milestone, having passed away in late September of this year. 341 more words


DIY 80th Birthday Card

My grandfather turns 80 next week so I wanted to make an extra special card for him. He’s really into baseball and watches the Toronto Blue Jays… 221 more words

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#People&Parties : What guests wore to #SophiaLoren's 80th birthday dinner

by Rachel Ogbu

On September 20, 2014 Italian actress Sophia Loren was joined by celebrity friends in Mexico City, Mexico to celebrate turning 80.

The birthday dinner was at Museo Soumaya and there was also an exhibition in a private museum celebrating her life and career. 752 more words

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