Zdeněk Mahler was born on December 7, 1928, in Batelov and died on March 17, 2018. He was a Czech writer, musicologist, pedagogue, and screenwriter. While he was a student of Faculty of Arts in Prague Mahler cooperated with the Student magazines and also with Československý rozhlas where he gets regular job after finishing his ..
Mike Allan MacDonald was born on June 21, 1954, in Metz, France and died on March 17, 2018. He was a Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. MacDonald wrote and appeared in several films, including Mr. Nice Guy. MacDonald also appeared in such television shows as the Late Show with David Letterman and The Arsenio Hall ..
Li Ao, also spelled Lee Ao was born on April 25, 1935, and died on March 18, 2018. He was a Chinese-Taiwanese writer, social commentator, historian, and independent politician. He has been called one of the most important modern East Asian essayists today; his critics have called him as an intellectual narcissist. Li Ao was ..
Adrian Lamo was born on February 20, 1981 and died on March 16, 2018. He was an American threat analyst and hacker. Initially, he gained media attention for breaking into several high-profile computer networks, including those of The New York Times, Yahoo!, and Microsoft, culminating in his 2003 arrest. During 2010, he indirectly reported U.S. ..
Bernard “Lefty” Kreh died in 2018. He was an American fly fisherman, photographer and fly casting instructor. Prior to his, recently he resided in Hunt Valley, Maryland. Michael Getler was is most known for being one of the pioneers of saltwater fly fishing and his book, Fly Fishing in Salt Water, is considered the seminal ..
Alba Arnova was born Alba Fossati on March 15, 1930, in Buenos Aires and died on March 11, 2018. She was an Italian-Argentine ballerina and film actress. She was the daughter of two Italian emigrants, Arnova studied piano at the Conservatory and enrolled in the university at the medical faculty. Alba Arnova became the principal ..
James Whittaker was born Peter Williams on August 20, 1937, in Heswall, Wirral, Cheshire and died on March 14, 2018. He was an English stand-up comedian and TV personality, after an earlier career as a schoolteacher. James Whittaker was the long-time host of the ITV game show Bullseye, which he hosted from its beginning in ..
Robert Baxt was born on June 27, 1938, in Shanghai, China and died on March 11, 2018. He was an Australian lawyer and a chairman of the Trade Practices Commission (now the ACCC), Dean of Law at Monash University and a Professorial Fellow of the University of Melbourne. He was a partner of the Australian ..
Woody Lombardi Durham was born on August 8, 1941, and died on March 7, 2018. He was an American play-by-play radio announcer for the North Carolina Tar Heels football and men’s basketball programs from 1971 to 2011. Durham was close with Bob Harris; Harris would eventually become the Voice of the Duke Blue Devils. The ..
Ota Filip was born on March 9, 1930, in Slezská Ostrava, in the present-day Czech Republic and died on March 2, 2018. He was a Czech novelist and journalist. Filip’s novels have been translated into French, Italian, Spanish and Polish; and he has also written his works in German and Czech. In the communist era, ..