Earl Raymond Hagaman was born on September 12, 1925, in Los Angeles and died on May 25, 2017. He was an American-born New Zealand hotel operator. Hagaman moved to New Zealand in the 1980s after visiting his friend Ralph Brown, who had moved to New Zealand in 1972. Along with Brown, he invested in hotels ..
Gil M. Portes was born in the Philippines and died on May 24, 2017. He was a Filipino film director, film producer and screenwriter. He started out in Journalism in University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines; and received a master’s degree in theater from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York. Gil Portes drama film Saranggola (1999) ..
Sir Paul Rupert Judge was born on April 25, 1949, and died May 21, 2017. He was an English business and political figure. Judge married Jane Urquart at Trinity College Chapel on 10 July 1976, and their divorce was finalized on 24 April 1980. Subsequently, Paul married Anne and that marriage ended in 2001. Judge ..
Douglas Netter was born on May 23, 1921, and died on May 10, 2017. He was a United States television industry executive. Netter’s credits largely being in the field of science fiction. Netter was first credited as associate producer of the 1967 Matt Helm (Dean Martin) movie The Ambushers which involved a US-government built flying ..
Henri A. Termeer was born on February 28, 1946, and died on May 12, 2017. He was an American biotechnology executive and entrepreneur. Termeer is considered a pioneer in corporate strategy in the biotechnology industry for his tenure as CEO at Genzyme. He created a business model adopted by many others in the biotech industry ..
Richard Basciano was born on July 16, 1925, and died on May 1, 2017. He was an American property developer active in New York City and Philadelphia. During the 1970s and 1980s, his real estate empire was centered on the Show World Center, New York’s largest and oldest sex emporium. Basciano was dubbed the “porn ..
Henry Roger Tempest was born on April 2, 1924, and died on May 6, 2017. He was an English landowner of the Tempest family and the owner of Broughton Hall. Henry Tempest passed away at 93 ..
Josef “Beppo” Mauhart was born on September 14, 1933, and died on May 7, 2017. He was an Austrian manager. He received his Matura at the Wilhering College in Wilhering. Following his studies, he was editor of the newspaper of the Freier Wirtschaftsverband as of 1963. During 1970, Mauhart worked as the secretary for Hannes ..
John F. Donahue died on May 11, 2017. He was often known as Jack Donahue. He was the founder of Federated Investors (headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) in 1955. Donahue had been chairman and chief executive officer of Federated and a trustee/director of the firm from 1989 until April 1998. He served as the chief executive ..
Brendan Duddy was born on June 10, 1936, and died on May 10, 2017 He was a businessman from Derry, Northern Ireland, Duddy’s played a key role in the Northern Ireland peace process. Brendan Duddy was notable Catholic republican. He was a pacifist and firm believer in dialogue, Duddy became known by MI6 as “The ..