Hamida Habibullah was born on November 20, 1916, and died on March 13, 2018. She was an Indian parliamentarian, educationist, and social worker. Habibullah has been called the iconic face of Indian womanhood in post-independence India. Habibullah was the daughter of Late Nawab Nazir Yar Jung Bahadur, Chief Justice of Hyderabad High Court. Hamida spent ..
Millie Dunn Veasey was born on January 31, 1918, in Raleigh, North Carolina, and died on March 9, 2018. She was a North Carolina veteran. Veasey served from 1942–1945 in the Women’s Army Corps (WAC) and the Women’s Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC). Following return to his home from World War II, she worked as executive ..
Clarence Francis Stephens was born on July 24, 1917, and died on March 5, 2018. He was the ninth African American to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics. Stephens credited with inspiring students and faculty at SUNY Potsdam to form the most successful United States undergraduate mathematics degree programs in the past century. Clarence was six ..
Huguette Masson was born on June 27, 1904, and died in March 2018. She was a supercentenarian. She was born in Pays de la Loire. She died at age 113..
Jacques Clemens was born on July 11, 1909, in The Hague, Netherlands and died on March 7, 2018. He was a Dutch Catholic priest. Clemens served as the priest of The Bultia (Ham-sure-Heure-Nalinnes in Belgium) since 1958. From 2016, Clemens was the oldest living priest. Clemens was a teacher to the Seminar of Gerpinnes (today ..
Renzo Franzo was born on December 16, 1914, in Palestro and died on March 3, 2018. He was an Italian politician. Franzo relocated to Vercelli and then later touring. While in Turin he served in the Chamber of Deputies from 1948 to 1968 as a member of the Christian Democracy. Renzo Franzo died on 3 ..
Kunwar Bai Yadav was born in 1912 and died in February 23, 2018. She was a 106-year-old woman. She resided in a village in Dhamtari district in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Inspired by the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Campaign), Yadav sold seven of her goats to raise the money to build a ..
André Lafargue was born on July 2, 1917 in Paris and died on July 18, 2017. He was a French journalist and theatre critic. He began writing for Paris-Matin, later known as Ce matin, le pays, in 1947. Later after a year, Lafargue joined the Parisien libéré, later known as Le Parisien, in 1948. During ..
Lyle H. Smith was born on March 17, 1916 and died on July 25, 2017. He was an American football and basketball player, coach, and college athletics administrator. Smith served as the head football coach at Boise Junior College—now Boise State University—from 1947 to 1967 (except for military duty), compiling a record of 156–26–6 (.846). ..
Clarence Francis “Larry” Matthews was born on May 1, 1906, in Oakland and died on July 22, 2017. He was an American supercentenarian. He was the fifth oldest child of nine to Frank and Maryanne. Clarence Francis “Larry” Matthews started a successful construction company in the 1970s. Matthews was twice married, first to Barbara Hirsher ..