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Grady C. Cothen was born on August 2, 1920, in Poplarville, Mississippi and died on May 19, 2017. He was a pastor, state convention executive secretary-director for the Southern Baptist Convention, author, university president, and seminary president. His parents was Rev. & Mrs. J. H. Cothen. Cothen married Martha E. (Bettye) Major and had two ..

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Gaisi Takeuti was born on January 25, 1926, and died on May 10, 2017. He was a Japanese mathematician. He was known for his work in proof theory. Following his graduation from Tokyo University, he went to Princeton to study under Kurt Gödel. Gaisi later became a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. ..

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Simon H. Vega was born on October 8, 1935, and died on May 12, 2017. He was a high school teacher. Vega became a personal friend of singer Elvis Presley while the two served together in the United States Army in Germany from 1958–1960. During 1993, he turned his house into a museum called “Little ..

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Felipe Ehrenberg was born in 1943 in Tlacopac, Mexico City and died on May 15, 2017. He was a Mexican artist. Felipe worked in painting, drawing, printmaking and performance, among other mediums. Ehrenberg also published books and magazines. His artistic career of more than 50 years covered the conceptual art of the seventies, including mail ..

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Gabriel Chiramel was born on December 11, 1914, in Manalur, Kingdom of Cochin and died on May 11, 2017. He was an Indian Roman Catholic priest, educationist, zoologist, author and social reformer. He was known for his services in the fields of education, health and human welfare. Chiramel was awarded Padma Bhushan in 2007 by ..

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Elon Lages Lima was born on July 9, 1929, and died on May 7, 2017. He was a Brazilian mathematician. Lima research concerns differential topology, algebraic topology, and differential geometry. He was an influential figure in the development of mathematics in Brazil. Lima was the professor emeritus at Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada ..

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