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 ..
Sarah Jimenez Vernis was born on February 3, 1927, in Piedras Negras, Coahuila and died on March 13, 2017. She was a Mexican artist. Sarah is known for her political graphic work in the mid 20th century, especially with the Taller de Gráfica Popular, earning her membership in the Salón de la Plástica Mexicana. During ..
Mervyn “Skip” Williamson was born on August 19, 1944, in San Antonio, Texas, and died on March 16, 2017. He was an American underground cartoonist and central figure in the underground comix movement. Skip’s best-known work is Snappy Sammy Smoot. His first published cartoon was in Harvey Kurtzman’s Help! magazine in 1961. He is the ..
Hugh Hardy was born on July 26, 1932, and died on March 17, 2017. He was an American architect. Hardy was known for designing and revitalizing theaters, performing arts venues, public spaces, and cultural facilities across the United States. Noted by the New Yorker writer Brendan Gill, who called him “the Stanford White of our ..
Don Hunstein was born in 1928 and died on March 18, 2017. He was an American photographer. He studied at Washington University in St. Louis, graduating in 1950. Then he served in the United States Air Force in England. Hunstein returned to the United States in 1954 and settled in New York City. He started ..
Bernard Albert “Bernie” Wrightson was born on October 27, 1948, in Dundalk, Maryland and died on He March 18, 2017. He was sometimes credited as Berni Wrightson. He was an American artist. He was known for co-creating the Swamp Thing, his Frankenstein illustration work, and for his other horror comics and illustrations, which feature his ..
Alfred Tibor was born Alfred Goldstein on February 10, 1920, and died on March 18, 2017. He was a Holocaust survivor and sculptor. Tibor artwork can be found in nearly 500 private collections and museums throughout the world, including the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem. Alfred Tibor passed away at 97 ..
Ann Beach was born on June 7, 1938, and died on March 9, 2017. She was a British actress. She is the mother of Charlotte Coleman and Lisa Coleman. Ann was best known for her supporting role as Sonia Barrett, the quirky next-door neighbor on the British comedy Fresh Fields, starring Julia McKenzie and Anton ..
Luigi Pascale was born in 1923 and died on March 14, 2017. He was an Italian engineer designer of light aircraft. His birthname was Luigi “Gino” Pascale was born in Naples, Italy. He died in his house in Naples. Luigi Pascale passed away at 93 ..
Henri Cueco was born on October 19, 1929, and died on March 13, 2017. He was a French painter, essayist, novelist and radio personality. Cueco was a self-taught painter, his work was exhibited internationally. Cueco was the author of several books, including collections of essays and novels. Henri Cueco was also a contributor to France ..