Dennis Franklin Kinlaw was born on June 26, 1922, in Lumberton, N.C. and died on April 10, 2017. He was an American academic. Kinlaw was President of Asbury College from 1968-1981 and 1986-1991 and Chancellor of the school in 1992. Before that, Kinlaw was a professor of Old Testament Languages and Literature at Asbury Theological ..
Michael V. Gannon was born on April 12, 1927, in Oklahoma and died on April 10, 2017. He was an American military historian, academic, and former priest and war correspondent. Michael came from a military family. When his father died in 1939, his family moved to Florida from Washington, D.C. Gannon was a student at ..
Giorgio Bàrberi Squarotti was born on September 29, 1929 and died on April 9, 2017. He was an Italian academic and poet. He was a teacher of Italian literature at the University of Turin from 1967 until his death in 2017. Squarotti was one of the most important Italian literary critics. Squarotti was very known ..
Shōichi Watanabe was born on September 15, 1930, in Tsuruoka, Yamagata Prefecture and died on April 17, 2017. He was an English scholar and one of Japan’s foremost cultural critics. Watanabe was a graduate of Sophia University, where he obtained his Master’s degree, he completed his doctorate at University of Münster in 1958. He released ..
Louis Harry Feldman was born on October 29, 1926, and died on March 25, 2017. He was an American professor of classics and literature. Feldman was the Abraham Wouk Family Professor of Classics and Literature at Yeshiva University, the institution at which he taught since 1955. He was a scholar of Hellenistic civilization, specifically the ..
Professor Harold Neville Vazeille Temperley was born on March 4, 1915 and died on March 27, 2017. He was an applied mathematician He made numerous contributions to the fields of statistical mechanics, graph theory and the physics of liquids and gases. Temperley was awarded the title Doctor of Science as a fellow of King’s College ..
Abraham S. Fischler was born on January 21, 1928, and died on April 3, 2017. He was an American academic and was the second president of Nova Southeastern University. He graduated from Columbia University in 1959 with his Ed.D. Fischler went on to serve as Assistant Professor of Science Education at Harvard University and Professor ..
Roland Walter Schmitt was born on July 24, 1923, in Seguin, Texas and died on March 31, 2017. He was a physicist, business executive and the sixteenth president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. His parents were Walter L. Schmitt and Myrtle F. (Caldwell) Schmitt. Schmitt married Alice V. Calhoun on June 2, 1951 (b. February 12, ..
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 ..
David D’Amato died in March 2017. He was a former assistant principal and director of guidance at West Hempstead High School. David actively spammed and trolled a variety of newsgroups (particularly “alt.gothic” and “rec.music.phish”) from roughly 1996 to 1999, initiated e-mail bombings against those he considered “opponents,” and solicited for video recordings of young adult ..