Peter Kwong was born in 1941, in Taiwan and died in 2017. He was a professor of Asian-American studies and urban affairs and planning at Hunter College. He worked in New York City, as well as a professor of sociology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He was a pioneer ..
Anthony Terran or Tony Terran was born on May 30, 1926 and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American trumpet player and session musician. Terran was part of The Wrecking Crew, which was a group of session musicians in Los Angeles, California, who earned wide acclaim in the 1960s. On November 26, 2007, ..
William Clay Matthews Sr. was born on August 1, 1928 and died on March 23, 2017. He was a former American football offensive tackle and patriarch of a family of professional players. He played for four seasons with the San Francisco 49ers of the NFL, the first in 1950. Matthews’ career was interrupted by the ..
Lola Jean Albright was born on July 20, 1924, in Akron, Ohio and died on March 23, 2017. She was an American singer and actress. John Paul and Marion (née Harvey) Albright were her parents, both of whom were gospel music singers. Lola attended King Grammar School and West High School. Albright worked as a ..
Geoffrey John Wainwright was born on September 19, 1937, and died on March 6, 2017. He was a British archaeologist specializing in prehistory. Wainwright was the Chief Archaeologist of English Heritage from 1989 to 1999, and visiting professor to a number of universities. Wainwright served as President of the Prehistoric Society from 1981 to 1985 ..
Leonard Manasseh was born on May 21, 1916 in Eden Hall, Singapore and died on March 5, 2017. He was a British architect He was best known for the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, which he co-designed with Ian Baker. He lived in the house of his uncle Ezekiel Manasseh, a rice and opium merchant, and ..
Nancy Clark Shakir was born on August 29, 1939, and died on March 2017. She was an American politician and a Democratic. She was a candidate for Congress in 2010 for North Carolina’s 8th congressional district, which stretches from Charlotte to Fayetteville. She won 14,600 votes (37.30% of the total) but lost to Larry Kissell, ..
Mahlon E. Doyle was born on June 14, 1921, and died on March 4, 2017. He was an American cryptologist. Doyle had a 31-year career at the National Security Agency and its predecessor organizations. He was an inventor, innovator, and author, Doyle profoundly affected the design of modern cryptographic devices. He designed the cryptologics for ..
Khalid Masood was born Adrian Russell Elms on December 25, 1964, and died on March 22, 2017. He was also known as Adrian Ajao and Khalid Choudry. He was identified by police as the perpetrator of the 2017 Westminster attack, which was the largest attack in London since 2005. On the day of the attack, ..
Ian Louis Robinson was born on March 27, 1925, in Coraki, New South Wales and died on March 23, 2017. He was an Australian politician. Ian was educated at state schools before becoming a dairy farmer, a journalist and company director. During 1953, Robinson was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Assembly as the ..