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Sinead O'Connor

Musician, Actress
8 December 1966 to 26 July 2023

An Irish musician and occasional actor, whose song ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ (1990) made her an international star. Sinead O’Connor, also known as Shuhada’ Sadaqat after converting to Islam in 2018, featured in the following films: Hush-a-Bye Baby (1990), The Ghosts of Oxford Street (1991), Wuthering Heights (1992) and The Butcher Boy (1997). She was the subject of the double BIFA-winning documentary Nothing Compares (2022).

Read Sinead O'Connor's Guardian obituary

Read Sinead O'Connor's Irish Times obituary

Read Sinead O'Connor's BBC obituary