Anthony Terran or Tony Terran was born on May 30, 1926 and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American trumpet player and session musician. Terran was part of The Wrecking Crew, which was a group of session musicians in Los Angeles, California, who earned wide acclaim in the 1960s. On November 26, 2007, ..
Geoffrey John Wainwright was born on September 19, 1937, and died on March 6, 2017. He was a British archaeologist specializing in prehistory. Wainwright was the Chief Archaeologist of English Heritage from 1989 to 1999, and visiting professor to a number of universities. Wainwright served as President of the Prehistoric Society from 1981 to 1985 ..
John Thomas “Sib” Hashian was on August 17, 1949, and died on March 22, 2017. He was an Armenian/Italian-American musician. He was best known as a drummer for the rock band Boston. He was of Armenian/Italian ancestry and lived in Lynnfield, Massachusetts. Sib Hashian had one son, Adam, and two daughters, songwriter, Aja Hashian and ..
Robert James Waller was born on August 1, 1939, and died on March 10, 2017. He was an American author. Robert was best known for The Bridges of Madison County, an enormously successful book in 1993. Waller was also a photographer and musician. He received his BA (’62) and MA (’64) from University of Northern ..
Luigi Mannelli was born on February 21, 1939, in Naples and died on March 14, 2017. He was an Italian water polo player. Luigi competed in the 1956 Summer Olympics and in the 1960 Summer Olympics. During 1956, Mannelli was a member of the Italian water polo team which finished fourth in the Olympic tournament. ..
Joe “Sdumo” Mafela was born in 1942 and died on March 18, 2017. He was a South African actor, writer, producer, director, singer, and businessman. Joe was born in Sibasa, Transvaal, South Africa, and brought up in Kliptown and White City Jabavu, in Soweto, near Johannesburg, and after travelling his family remained up until 1990 ..
Alfred Tibor was born Alfred Goldstein on February 10, 1920, and died on March 18, 2017. He was a Holocaust survivor and sculptor. Tibor artwork can be found in nearly 500 private collections and museums throughout the world, including the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem. Alfred Tibor passed away at 97 ..
Miloslav Vlk was born on May 17, 1932 and died on March 18, 2017. He was a prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who served as Archbishop of Prague from 1991 to 2010. He was made a cardinal in 1994. Vlk was also the President of the Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (1993–2001). Vlk spent ..
Pyarimohan Mohapatra was born on January 25, 1940, and died on March 19, 2017. He was a politician from the Odisha Jana Morcha as a member of the Parliament of India representing Odisha in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament. Mohapatra was the political advisor of Naveen Patnaik. Mohapatra began his ..
Jerome “Jerry” Krause was born on April 6, 1939, and died on March 21, 2017. He was a professional basketball scout and general manager. He worked among other franchises, the Baltimore Bullets and the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Krause was a two-time recipient of the NBA’s Executive of the Year award. ..