August 23, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 23, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 22, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 22, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 21, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 21, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 20, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 20, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 16, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 16, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

On this day 50 years ago, Examiner readers awoke to the news that the recent outburst of violence in Northern Ireland, what would eventually become known as “The Troubles”, had claimed its sixth victim.

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August 15, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 15, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

Pick any day in August 1969 and one issue dominated the news agenda — the North. This was the beginning of The Troubles and a period of some of the bloodiest violence that would leave a mark on the province for decades to come.

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August 14, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 14, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August of 1969 was a month of events in Northern Ireland which have echoed down through history.

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August 12, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 12, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 9, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 9, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

Violence in the North, the space race, and the infamous Chappaquiddick incident involving Edward Kennedy were in the headlines 50 years ago. All three issues were to appear in the headlines for the years and decades to come.

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August 8, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 8, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

The prospect of life on Mars made the front page of the Cork Examiner 50 years ago.

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August 7, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 7, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

The glamourous Hungarian-born actress Zsa Zsa Gabor made the front page of the then

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August 6, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 6, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by.

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August 5, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 5, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

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.

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August 2, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 2, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by.

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August 1, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

August 1, 2019: A look back at what happened on this day in years gone by

We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by.

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