We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by by looking back at some Irish Examiner front pages and highlighting other events which went down in history across the world.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
Researchers have opened a centuries-old Florence tomb in a search for remains that could confirm the identity of the woman whose enigmatic smile Leonardo da Vinci immortalised in the “Mona Lisa“, one of the world’s most famous paintings.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2013
SIX years after the release of his mega-selling The Da Vinci Code, the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group announced that Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol, a thriller set over a 12-hour period and featuring Da Vinci Code symbolist Robert Langdon, will come out in September.
Wed, 22 Apr, 2009
One of the world’s most glamorous couples, Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria and basketball champion Tony Parker, married today in a civil ceremony in Paris that kicked off a weekend wedding extravaganza expected to include church vows and a star-studded chateau bash.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2007
KARL LAGERFELD brought cloning to the catwalk yesterday with his latest collection for Lagerfeld Gallery, which featured dozens of doppelgangers dressed in the designer’s trademark black suits and high-collared white shirts.
Sat, 08 Mar, 2003