José Bragato was born on October 12, 1915 and died on July 18, 2017. He was an Italian-born Argentine cellist, composer, conductor, arranger and musical archivist. Bragato his early career, was principal cellist in the Colón Theatre orchestra in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Apart from his involvement in classical music he also performed for many years ..
Évelyne Prouvost, also known as Évelyne Prouvost-Berry was born on April 16, 1939 and died on July 19, 2017. She was a French heiress and businesswoman. Prouvost was the chief executive of the Marie Claire Group, a publisher of 12 magazines in 30 countries, including Marie Claire. She was married twice. Prouvost married Arnold de ..
Hervé Le Roux was born in 1958 and died on July 26, 2017. He was a French film critic and director. He began his career as a critic for Cahiers du Cinéma. During 1989, Le Roux was an assistant director to Alain Bergala’s Icognito. He directed three films. Le Roux’s first film, Grand bonheur, was ..
Martin A. “Marty” Sklar was born on February 6, 1934 and died on July 27, 2017. He was The Walt Disney Company’s International Ambassador for Walt Disney Imagineering, the subsidiary of the company which designs and constructs Disney theme parks and resorts across the world. Marty Sklar was formerly Vice President of Concepts and Planning ..
Helmut Thieltges was born in 1955 and died in July 2017. He was a German chef. From the year 1978 Helmut had been chef at the Waldhotel Sonnora, his own family business until his death. Helmut Thieltges passed away at 61 ..
Wenceslaus Anthony was born on September 28, 1957 and died on July 23, 2017. He was an Indian-born New Zealand business man, the chairman and managing director of WA Marketing Ltd (WAML Group) and the chairman and Director of Pact Industries Pty Ltd, Australia. Anthony was a recipient of the title, Member of the New ..
Jacques Nahum was born on February 27, 1921 and died on July 21, 2017. He was a 20th-Century French director, screenwriter, and producer, famed for producing the cult television show Arsène Lupin, descended from the Pallache family. During the 1950s, he was first assistant director to American film director John Berry. In 1960, Jacques founded ..
Lonnie Alfred “Bo” Pilgrim was born on May 8, 1928 and died on July 21, 2017. He was the founder of Pilgrim’s Pride, which at one time was the largest chicken producer in the United States. He founded Pilgrim’s Pride when he opened a feed store in 1946 in Pittsburg, Texas, with his older brother, ..
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 ..
Billy Joe Walker Jr. was born on February 29, 1952 and died on July 25, 2017. He was an American songwriter, record producer and recording artist. Walker composed singles for Eddie Rabbitt, including the singles “I Wanna Dance with You” and “B-B-B-Burnin’ Up with Love”. He produced the first three albums of Bryan White, and ..