Dr. Charles Marin Eugster was born on July 26, 1919, and died on April 27, 2017. He was a track and field sprint athlete. He competed as a Masters athlete for Great Britain. Following his career as a dentist, he moved to Uitikon, Switzerland on his pension. Eugster began a fitness program, ..
Ryo Kagawa was born on November 21, 1947, in Hikone, Japan and died on April 5, 2017, in Tokyo, Japan. He was a Japanese folk singer and singer-songwriter. He was known as a central figure in the Kansai folk-music boom of the late 1960s and early 1970s in Japan, and was a key influence on ..
Maria Luisa Ozaita Marqués was born on May 20, 1939, in Barakaldo, Vizcaya Spain and died on April 2017, in Madrid. She was a Spanish pianist, harpsichordist, musicologist, conductor and composer. Maria was Fernando Remacha student, and continued her studies in Copenhagen with Leif Thybo and K.J. Isaksen through a MFA exchange scholarship. Maria Luisa ..
Peter Savaryn was born on September 17, 1926 and died on April 6, 2017. He was a Ukrainian-born Canadian lawyer. Peter Savaryn moved from Ukraine in 1949 and attended the University of Alberta (B.A. 1955, LLB 1956). Savaryn was a partner in the law firm Savaryn & Savaryn. Peter Savaryn was married to Olga (Olya) ..
José Raimundo Bona Medeiros, most commonly known as Bona Madeiros, was born on December 24, 1930 and died on April 6, 2017. He was a Brazilian lawyer and politician. Medeiros was the Governor of Piauí from 1986 to 1987, Vice Governor of Piauí from 1983 to 1986, and Mayor of Teresina, the state capital, from ..
Jean Périmony was born on March 2, 1931, in Dole, Jura and died on April 9, 2017. He was a French comedian, educator, theater director, and costume designer. He opened his own drama school in September 1960 and taught at the Conservatory of Orléans from 1983 through 1986. Jean was served in the House of ..
Martin Joseph Beckmann was born on July 5, 1924, Ratingen, Germany and died on April 11, 2017. He was a professor for Economics and Applied Mathematics. Beckmann was professor at the University of Chicago, University of Yale and Brown University, as well as the University of Bonn and Technische Universität München. Martin had received honorary ..
Philippe Mestre was born on August 23, 1927, and died on April 25, 2017. He was a French high-ranking civil servant, media executive and politician. Mestre was the prefect of Gers, Basse-Normandie, Calvados, Pays de la Loire and Loire-Atlantique. Mestre was the chief executive of Presse-Océan from 1981 to 1993. Philippe Mestre served as a ..
Vito Hannibal Acconci was born on January 24, 1940, and died on April 28, 2017. He was an American designer, landscape architect, performance, and installation artist. He has taught various institutions, including the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax; California Institute of the Arts, Valencia; Cooper Union; School of the Art Institute of ..
Ion Lazarevich Degen was born on June 4, 1925, in Mohyliv-Podilskyi and died on April 28, 2017, Givataim. He was a Soviet and Israeli writer, doctor and medical scientist in the field of orthopedics and traumatology. In World War II Ion served in the armoured troops of the Red Army. Degen obtained Doctor of Medicine ..