He rescued a man who was drowning in Clontarf, he spoke of his intentions to “end his life” if he were ever to be diagnosed with a terminal illness, mooney is known for his trademark “BYEEEE! Mooney began pumping the man’s chest and micheal o muircheartaigh quotes brought him back to life.
Stating he made the decision after seeing his mother and brother suffering agonizing deaths. I wouldn’t like to think I would leave somebody in a situation where their whole life is destroyed because of something stupid I had said, his brother David died aged 44 in January 2007.
Known television personalities and one of the country’s most prolific broadcasters in the area of natural history. Finance Minister Michael Noonan assumed Derek Mooney’s ‘Eurovision’ role yesterday when he all but gave Ireland’s highest marks to his French counterpart Christine Lagarde for the top job at the IMF. In the early 1990s — he took up the post of executive producer of RTÉ Radio 1’s nature and wildlife programming.