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15 Shades of Gay... a look back at Uncle Gaybo through the years
Retrieved 11 November Retrieved 13 August Archived from the original on 3 March Host of The Rose of Tralee — Sincehe can be heard playing jazz on Sunday afternoons on lyric fm. He is a qualified private pilot. In "retirement", Byrne has continued to make his political views known, including questioning then Taoiseach Brian Cowen and "whether you can be Taoiseach and still sit up and have a pint in the local pub.
Inafter spending Christmas at home with his family, he had a heart attack and was readmitted to hospital. Gay gets celebrities to divulge their deepest, darkest thoughts on life and death. The Gay Byrne Show. The programme, which is still broadcast, has become the world's second longest running chat show. Colleague Mike Murphyin disguise, conned Byrne into believing he was a French tourist.