Évelyne Prouvost, also known as Évelyne Prouvost-Berry was born on April 16, 1939 and died on July 19, 2017. She was a French heiress and businesswoman. Prouvost was the chief executive of the Marie Claire Group, a publisher of 12 magazines in 30 countries, including Marie Claire. She was married twice. Prouvost married Arnold de ..
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 ..
Elliott Castro Tirado was born on February 17, 1949 and died on July 23, 2017. He was a Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico-born sports commentator, color commentator, sports historian and author. He was a commentator in major sports events in Puerto Rico as well as those related to Puerto Rican athletes such as the Olympics, ..
Adebayo Faleti was born on December 26, 1921 and died on July 23, 2017. He was a Nigerian poet, journalist, writer and actor. Faleti was also known as a Yoruba translator, a broadcaster, TV exponent and a pioneer of the first television station in Africa, Western Nigeria Television (WNTV). Faleti was responsible for translating Nigeria’s ..
James Howard “Jim” Vance III was born on January 10, 1942 and died on July 22, 2017. He was an American television news anchor in Washington, D.C. He grew up in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, a suburb west of Philadelphia. He lived in the neighborhood of Spring Valley in Washington, D.C.. He was married briefly for 10 ..
Joseph Rago was January 6, 1983 and died on July 20, 2017. He was a Pulitzer Prize winning writer. He best known for his work at The Wall Street Journal. He joined The Wall Street Journal in 2005 as an intern. He was also a 2010 media fellow at the Stanford University Hoover Institution. He ..
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 ..
Jack G. Shaheen was born on September 21, 1935, in Clairton, Pennsylvania and died on July 10, 2017. He was a writer and lecturer specializing in addressing racial and ethnic stereotypes. Shaheen the author of Reel Bad Arabs (adapted to a 2006 documentary), The TV Arab (1984) and Arab and Muslim Stereotyping in American Popular ..
Paolo Mario Limiti was born on May 8, 1940, in Milan and died on June 27, 2017. He was an Italian lyricist, journalist, radio and television writer and presenter. He started his career as a journalist, then in 1960 he started a long collaboration with Mike Bongiorno as author of his radio and television programs. ..
Gabriel Stanley Pressman was born on February 14, 1924 and died on June 23, 2017. He was an American journalist who was a reporter for WNBC-TV in New York City for more than 50 years. Pressman was one of the pioneers of United States television news and has been credited as the first reporter to ..