Agga Maha Pandita Davuldena Sri Gnanissara Thero was born in December 1915, at Dawuldena in Badulla District died on April 5, 2017. He was a Sri Lankan scholar Buddhist monk and a centenarian. Gnanissara Thero served as the supreme Mahanayaka of the Sri Lanka Amarapura Nikaya from 2002 until his death on 3 April 2017. ..
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 ..
Jean Rouverol was born on July 8, 1916, and died on March 24, 2017. She was an American author, actress and screenwriter who was blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studios in the 1950. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of playwright Aurania Rouverol (1886–1955), who created Andy Hardy and wrote many of ..
Mary Angela Tortorich was born on December 8, 1914 and died on March 24, 2017. She was an American voice teacher. She was recognized as one of the South’s leading voice pedagogues, and taught at Loyola University of the South (Loyola University New Orleans) for 55 years. Tortorich was born in New Orleans on the ..
Teodor Ilyich Oizerman was born on May 14, 1914 and died on March 25, 2017. He was a Soviet and Russian philosopher and academician. Teodor was born in Petroverovka village, Tiraspol uyezd, Kherson Governorate, Russian Empire, into a Jewish family. Oizerman parents were teachers. During World War II he served in the Red Army. He ..
Jean-Michel Guilcher was born on September 24, 1914, and died on March 27, 2017 He was a French ethnologist. He was a researcher at the CNRS, and he taught ethnology at the University of Western Brittany. Guilcher was the author of eight books about traditional dances. He was educated at the Lycée de Brest. Guilcher ..
David Rockefeller was born on June 12, 1915 and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American banker. Rockefeller was chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation. Rockefeller was the oldest living member of the Rockefeller family and family patriarch from July 2004 until his death in March 2017. He was a son ..
Charles Wycliffe Joiner was born on February 14, 1916, in Maquoketa, Iowa, and died and died on March 10, 2017 He was a United States federal judge. He received a B.A. from the University of Iowa in 1937 and a J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1939. Joiner was in private ..
John William Crutcher was born on December 19, 1916, and died on March 13, 2017. He was an American politician. He served in the Kansas State Senate from 1953 to 1957. Crutcher was the 35th Lieutenant Governor of Kansas from 1965 to 1969. He served as Commissioner of the Postal Rate Commission from 1982 to ..
Monsignor Vincent N. Foy was born on August 14, 1915 , and died on March 13, 2017. He was a Canadian Roman Catholic cleric and theologian. Foy was a regular writer and teacher on the intrinsic evil of artificial contraception, and strongly upheld Pope Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae vitae when the Canadian Conference of Catholic ..