Cheri Maples died on July 27, 2017. She was an American dharma teacher. She was ordained by Zen Master. She was also a poet and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh in January 2008. Maples died due to suspected injuries sustained in a road traffic accident back in September 2016. Cheri Maples passed away at 64 ..
Artem or Artyom Mikhaylovich Tarasov was born on July 4, 1950, Moscow and died on July 22, 2017. He was a Russian businessman and political activist of Armenian descent. During 1989, he became the first officially declared millionaire in the USSR. He was a descendent of a well-known family of Armenian traders. He died from ..
K. E. Mammen was born on July 31, 1921 and died on July, 26, 2017. He was an Indian freedom fighter. Mammen was a pacifist and follower of Mahatma Gandhi. K. E. Mammen passed away at 95 ..
Yami Lester was born in 1942 and died on July 21, 2017. He was a Yankunytjatjara man, an Indigenous person of northern South Australia. He had survived nuclear testing in outback Australia is best known as an anti-nuclear and Indigenous rights advocate. Lester most significant contribution to the rights of Aboriginal people was helping gain ..
Liu Xiaobo was born on December 28, 1955 and died on July 13, 2017. He was a Chinese literary critic, writer, human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Liu called for political reforms and the end of communist single-party rule. Xiaobo was incarcerated as a political prisoner in Jinzhou, Liaoning. On 26 June 2017, ..
Mangesh Tendulkar was born in Kolhapur and died in 2017, in Pune. He was an Indian artist as cartoonist and humourist. Tendulkar has also written in many magazines on cartoons. He was a caricaturist for more than six decades beginning with his earliest sketches in 1954. Mangesh Tendulkar was very active in creating traffic awareness ..
Anton Borisovich Nossik was born on July 4, 1966 and died on July 9, 2017. He was a Russian journalist, social activist and blogger (10th place in RuNet according to Yandex). He was also called one of the “godfathers of the Russian Internet” or the first Russian-language blogger. Nossik was an editor for the Russian ..
Norman Dorsen was born on September 4, 1930 and died on July 1, 2017. He was the Frederick I. and Grace A. Stokes Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Arthur Garfield Hays Civil Liberties Program at the New York University School of Law, where he specialized in Constitutional Law, Civil Liberties, and Comparative Constitutional ..
Rosa Taikon was born on July 30, 1926 and died on June 1, 2017. She was a Swedish Romani silversmith and actress from the Kalderash caste. Taikon the sister of Katarina Taikon. Taikon silver jewelry has been exhibited in many galleries and museums such as the National Museum of Fine Arts and Röhsska Museum. Rosa ..
Colette Guillaumin was born on January 28, 1934, and died on May 10, 2017. She was a sociologist at the French National Centre for Scientific Research and a French feminist. Colette Guillaumin passed away at 83 ..