Irving Shain was born on January 2, 1926 in Seattle, Washington, and died on March 6, 2018. He was a chemistry professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Irving Shain served as the Chancellor of the university from 1977 to 1986. He served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946. Irving Shain attended the ..
Sean Lavery was born on August 16, 1956, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, died February 26, 2018 in Palm Springs, California. He was a former principal dancer, ballet master, and assistant to the balletmaster in chief at New York City Ballet. Lavery was a répétiteur for the George Balanchine Trust and a former faculty member at the ..
Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte was born on November 5, 1929 and died on July 18, 2017. She was a French film and television editor and actress. Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte’s extensive editing credits include The 400 Blows, Winged Migration and Microcosmos, the latter of which garnered Yoyotte a César Award for Best Editing. Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte passed away at 87 ..
Barbara Weldens died on July 19, 2017. was a French singer-songwriter. After releasing her first studio album, Le grand H de l’homme (Man with a capital H), in February 2017. Inspired by Jacques Brel, Weldens was a singer in the chanson réaliste tradition. Waldens often performed in a trio with Barbara Hammadi on piano and ..
Paul Angerer was bornon May 16, 1927 and died on July 26, 2017. He was an Austrian violist, conductor, composer and radio presenter. He studied music theory and composition with Friedrich Reidinger and Alfred Uhl, and conducting with Hans Swarowsky. Angerer performed in the viola section of Wiener Symphoniker, Tonhalle Orchester Zürich and Orchestre de ..
Thomas Füri was born on July 22, 1947, in Bern, and died on July 23, 2017. He was a Swiss violinist, and a teacher at the Hochschule für Musik Basel. Furi studied with his father Erich Füri and with Max Rostal at the Hochschule für Musik Bern. He completed his studies with Ivan Galamian at ..
Amir Fryszer Guttman was born on April 25, 1976 and died on July 23, 2017. He was an Israeli singer, musician, choreographer, actor, and theater director. Amir died from drowning after being swept away with his niece, whom he had held above water; his niece survived. Amir Fryszer Guttman passed away at 41 ..
Barbara Marx Sinatra (née Blakeley) was born on March 10, 1927, and died on July 25, 2017. She was an American model and showgirl. She was married to Zeppo Marx from 1959 to 1973 and was the fourth and final wife of Frank Sinatra from 1976 until his death in 1998. Barbara converted to Roman ..
Tom Blom was born on September 25, 1946, in The Hague and died on July 3, 2017. He was a Dutch television and radio presenter. During 1975, he made his television debut as a announcer at The Johnny Kraaijkamp Show. Then, he was a presenter of the record program De Eerste de Beste (together with ..
Robert Alfred Wolff was born on November 29, 1920, in New York City and died on July 15, 2017. He was an American radio and television sportscaster. Wolff began his professional career in 1939 on CBS in Durham, North Carolina while attending Duke University. Robert was the radio and TV voice of the Washington Senators ..