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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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, ..

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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 ..

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