Edward Frank Mierkowicz was born on March 6, 1924, in Wyandotte, Michigan, and died on May 19, 2017. He was nicknamed “Butch” and “Mouse,”. He was a Major League Baseball outfielder. He played with the Detroit Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals in a span of four seasons from 1945–1950. Ed Mierkowicz passed away at 93 ..

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David Sánchez Cantú was born on February 2, 1992, and died on May 19, 2017. He was a Mexican professional boxer. He was the winner of the WBA Interim Super Flyweight Title by defeating Breilor Teran in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. He died with his brother, fellow professional boxer Jonathan, after the car they were ..

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Wayne Harrison Walker was born on September 30, 1936, and died on May 19, 2017. He was an American professional football player and sports broadcaster. Walker played fifteen seasons with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League, as a linebacker and placekicker. Walker played in 200 regular season games, the second most for a ..

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James Leslie Weatherhead was born on March 29, 1931, in Dundee and died May 20, 2017. He was minister of the Church of Scotland and the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland for 1993–1994. Weatherhead appointed a Chaplain to the Queen in 1991 and was awarded the CBE in the 1997 ..

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Dina Merrill was born Nedenia Marjorie Hutton on December 29, 1923, in New York City and died on May 22, 2017. She was an American actress, heiress, socialite, businesswoman, and philanthropist. His film credits included Desk Set (1957), A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed (1958), Don’t Give Up the Ship (1959), Operation Petticoat ..

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Alexander Alexandrovich Volkov was born on December 25, 1951, in Bryansk and died on May 20, 2017. He was the President of the Udmurt Republic. Whilst he was President, Volkov was the highest official in the Udmurt Republic, the head of the republic’s highest executive body, and leader of its two million citizens. He took ..

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Natalia Shakhovskaya was born on September 27, 1935, and died on May 20, 2017. She was a Russian cellist. Natalia Shakhovskaya studied cello at the Gnessin School of Music and later at the Moscow Conservatory under the tutorship of Semyon Kozolupov. Shakhovskaya completed her education at the aforementioned music conservatory with Mstislav Rostropovich. She won ..

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