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From TheJournal.ie An Post stamp marks 50th anniversary of free secondary education Commemorative

An Post stamp marks 50th anniversary of free secondary education

The stamp features two students from the largest second level school in the country.

From TheJournal.ie 50 years later and the Nelson's Pillar bomber says he has no regrets Anniversary

50 years later and the Nelson's Pillar bomber says he has no regrets

Liam Sutcliffe planted the bomb which destroyed the monument half a century ago.

From The42 It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm Anniversary

It's 50 years since a teenage George Best and Man United took English football by storm

The late Northern Irishman’s 10 goals in 41 league appearances helped inspire the club’s title triumph.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper 50 Years

VIDEO: What the American Embassy has in common with an Aran jumper

Archive footage shows the huge crowds that gathered when the building was officially opened, 50 years ago today.

From TheJournal.ie Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland 50 Years This post contains images

Marriage, flags and secret phones... what was left after JFK visited Ireland

It is 50 years since JFK visited Ireland, and people are sharing their memories with the National Library.

Marilyn Monroe: 50 years gone, 5 pictures of beauty Remembering Marilyn This post contains images

Marilyn Monroe: 50 years gone, 5 pictures of beauty

A half century may have come and gone but the world still remembers Hollywood’s blonde bombshell.

VIDEO: Marilyn Monroe's great on-screen moments Marilyn Monroe This post contains videos

VIDEO: Marilyn Monroe's great on-screen moments

The Hollywood actress died 50 years ago today. We take a look at some of her finest on-screen moments.

In Pictures: Rolling Stones celebrate 50 years As Years Go By This post contains images

In Pictures: Rolling Stones celebrate 50 years

Fifty years and 200 million records later, the Rolling Stones mark their golden anniversary.

In pictures: The Late Late Show celebrates 50 years on air Late Late Show This post contains images

In pictures: The Late Late Show celebrates 50 years on air

Guests line up on the RTÉ’s red carpet for anniversary special…

RTÉ to launch celebration of 50 years of TV at midnight tonight

Over the next year, RTÉ will celebrate 50 years of television – from the Late Late Show’s launch to Miley and Fidelma in Glenroe, to the Wanderly Wagon.