Dr. Charles Marin Eugster was born on July 26, 1919, and died on April 27, 2017. He was a track and field sprint athlete. He competed as a Masters athlete for Great Britain. Following his career as a dentist, he moved to Uitikon, Switzerland on his pension. Eugster began a fitness program, ..
Prince Charles Smith Bartholomew was born October 9, 1939, in San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago and died in April 2017. He was a former Trinidad cricketer He played first-class cricket from 1969 to 1978. Prince was an opening bowler and middle-order batsman, Bartholomew made his first-class debut in 1968-69. Bartholomew had his most successful season ..
Jan Flinik was born on October 9, 1932, in Gniezno and died on April 27, 2017, in Gniezno. He was a Polish field hockey player Flinik competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics and in the 1960 Summer Olympics. Flinik was a player in the Polish field hockey team, which competed in the 1952 Olympic tournament. ..
Burton DeWitt Watson was born on June 13, 1925, and died on April 1, 2017. He was an American scholar and translator of both Chinese and Japanese literature. Watson received awards including the Gold Medal Award of the Translation Center at Columbia University in 1979, the PEN Translation Prize in 1982 for his translation with ..
Thomas Forkner was born on June 14, 1918, in Hawkinsville, Georgia and died on April 27, 2017. He as an American businessman, lawyer, and notable senior golfer. Forkner was the co-founder of restaurant chain Waffle House, which consisted of 1,553 restaurants as of February 5, 2009. He was the fifth of seven children of Ben ..
Vinu Chakravarthy was born on December 15, 1945, and died on April 27, 2017. He was a Tamil actor, script writer and director. Vinu Chakravarthy was known for acting in more than 1000 movies in Tamill, Telugu, Kannada, Badaga and Malayalam mostly as a comedian, supporting actor or in a villainous role. Vinu Chakravarthy 2007 ..
Robin Langford Kay was born on June 23, 1919, and died on April 7, 2017. He was a New Zealand artist and historian. He was educated in Napier and at Christ’s College in Christchurch, before working as a cadet journalist in Palmerston North. In World War II Kay served as a war artist with the ..
Ben Lacy Speer was born on June 26, 1930, in Double Springs, Alabama and died on April 7, 2017. He was a singer, musician, music publisher, and record company executive. Speer sang for The Speer Family for most of his career. Later, he became the music director of the Gaither Homecoming programs. He was the ..
Lee Chi-chun was born on March 21, 1943, in Keelung and died on April 22, 2017. He was a Taiwanese radio presenter. His career in radio journalism was interrupted by compulsory military service. Chi-chun started working for the Broadcasting Corporation of China in 1968. He was reknown for his deep voice and longtime association with ..
Henry Chung or Zhong Wuxiong was born in 1918 in Liling, Hunan April 23, 2017 He was a Chinese diplomat Henry Chung served in the Nationalist government. He was renowned for his Hunan cuisine. Henry was on good terms with Ho Feng-Shan, their wives were sisters. Following his Changjun High School graduation, Chung was recruited ..