Charles Weston Houck was born on April 16, 1933, in Florence, South Carolina and died on July 19, 2017. He was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. He ruled in 1993 that The Citadel must admit women to the Corps of Cadets. He Faulkner ..
Mary Josephine Turner was born on June 15, 1938, in County Tipperary and died on July 19, 2017. She was an Irish trade union and political activist. She was educated in Thurles. At twelve, her family moved to northern England, and then the Kilburn area of London. Mary started work when she was sixteen, at ..
Joseph ‘Joe’ Walters died on July 19, 2017. He was a Scottish footballer He played as a wing-half. He was best known for his time at Clyde where he made over 230 appearances from 1956 to 1962 and was part of the 1958 Scottish Cup winning team. Then rounded off his senior career with Albion ..
Perivaldo Lúcio Dantas was born on July 12, 1953 in Itabuna, Bahia, and died on July 27, 2017. He was known simply as Perivaldo. He was a Brazilian footballer. Dantas played as a right back. He gained two caps for Brazil. In the late 80s, after living three years in South Korea, Perivaldo relocated to ..
David Ellis Cogdill Sr. was born on December 31, 1950 and died on July 23, 2017. He was a Republican politician. He was the California State Senate Republican Leader. Cogdill Sr. was a post he held for 10 months from 2008 until he was replaced by State Senator Dennis Hollingsworth early in the morning on ..
Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu was born on January 22, 1971 and died on July 25, 2017. He was an Indigenous Australian musician. He sang in Yolŋu languages and English. He was the first of four sons born to Ganyinurra (Daisy) and Nyambi (Terry) Yunupingu, he was born in Galiwin’ku, Elcho Island in 1971, off the coast ..
Margo Chase was born in 1958 and died on July 22, 2017. She was an American graphic designer. Margo was originally a biology major with intentions of becoming a veterinarian, She began studying at design California Polytechnic State University. Margo has designed logos for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (as well as the web site) and ..
Michiko Inukai was born on April 20, 1921 in Yotsuya, Tokyo and died on July 24, 2017. She was a Japanese Roman Catholic author and philanthropist. Inukai was the founder of the Michiko Inukai Foundation, which provides financial aid for refugees seeking education. Inukai’s first book Ojosan Horoki was published in 1958, and she has ..
John Matthew Heard Jr. was born on March 7, 1946 and died on July 21, 2017. He was an American film and television actor. Heard had lead roles in several films, including Chilly Scenes of Winter, Heart Beat, Cutter’s Way, Cat People, and C.H.U.D., as well as supporting roles in After Hours, Big, Beaches, Awakenings, ..
John Herbert McCluskey, Baron McCluskey was born on June 12, 1929 and died on July 20, 2017. He was a Scottish lawyer, judge and politician. McCluskey served as Solicitor General for Scotland, the country’s junior Law Officer from 1974 to 1979, and as a Senator of the College of Justice, a judge of Scotland’s Supreme ..