Vakhtang Rcheulishvili was born on January 1, 1954, and died on April 13, 2017. He was a Georgian business executive and politician. From 1992 to 2003, he officially became a member of the Parliament of Georgia. He was theleader of the Socialist Party of Georgia from 1995 to 2003, and founder of Georgia’s largest construction ..
Henry L. Hillman was born on December 25, 1918, and died on April 14, 2017. He was an American billionaire businessman, investor, civic leader, and philanthropist. Hillman served as chairman of The Hillman Company, a family office and investment company headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and owned by the Hillman family. Henry Hillman also chaired the ..
Phillip Ko-Fei was born on June 18, 1949, and died on March 30, 2017. He was a multi-awarded Hong Kong, China film-maker. Ko’s most significant achievement in film is “Super Noypi”, which he directed after winning a scripwriting contest sponsored by the Experimental Cinema of the Hong Kong & China. Ko has received an award ..
Leonard Litwin was born on October 16, 1914, and died on April 2, 2017. He was an American real estate developer who, through his company, Glenwood Management Corp., specialized in residential construction. Litwin’s firm currently owns and operates approximately 24 buildings in Manhattan and rents about 4,200 high-end units. Litwin’s buildings have a reputation for ..
Ikutaro Kakehashi was born on February 7, 1930, and died on April 1, 2017. He was an engineer, an entrepreneur, and the founder of Ace Tone, Roland Corporation and ATV, Japanese manufacturers of electronic musical instruments. He was known for his role in the development of Ace Tone and Roland drum machines and the MIDI ..
Antonio Lamela was born on December 1, 1926, in Madrid and died on April 1, 2017. He was a Spanish architect. Lamela graduated from the Technical School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM) in 1954 and received his doctorate in 1959. At the start of his professional career he proved to be a visionary and innovative ..
Tom Savage was born in 1940 and died on March 30, 2017. He was a director of The Communications Clinic. He studied at QUB. After graduating in 1968, he became Director of Social Welfare in the Archdiocese of Armagh, a post he held until 1972. Additionally, in 1972, Cardinal William Conway appointed him to the ..
Peter Shotton was born on August 4, 1941, and died on March 24, 2017. He was commonly referred to as Pete Shotton. He was an English businessman and former washboard player. Shotton was known for his long friendship with John Lennon of The Beatles. Shotton was a member of The Quarrymen, the precursor of the ..
Christy Peter Mihos was born on June 13, 1949, and died on March 25, 2017. He was an American politician and businessman from Massachusetts. Mihos was an Independent candidate for Governor of Massachusetts in 2006. Mihos ran for the Republican nomination for governor in 2010, but did not receive enough votes at the Republican Convention ..
Avo Uvezian was born on March 22, 1926, in Beirut, French Lebanon and died on March 24, 2017. He was an Armenian-American jazz pianist and cigar manufacturer. He was born to a family of musicians. His mother was a singer,while his father was a composer and conductor for a symphony orchestra. Together his parents’ experience ..