Frederick Augustus Tuckman was born on June 9, 1922 and died on July 6, 2017. He was a British Conservative politician and former Member of the European Parliament. Frederick fought Coventry North in 1970, and later served as an MEP for Leicester from 1979 until 1989. Tuckman received the Order of the British Empire in ..
Dianne Brushett was born on October 11, 1942 and died on July 11, 2017. She was a Canadian politician. Brushett has her Master’s degree in Atlantic Canada Studies from St. Mary’s University, and received her Canadian Securities licence after leaving government in 1997. Brushett co-founded and managed Dominion Biologicals Ltd. until 1990. She was divorced ..
Joaquim Molins i Amat was born on February 9, 1945 and died on July 13, 2017. He was a Spanish politician. Joaguim was a member of the Congress of Deputies and the Parliament of Catalonia. Joaquim Molins i Amat passed away at 72 ..
Jacobus Willem Francois Pretorius, commonly known as Kosie Pretorius was born on September 5, 1935, in Swakopmund, Erongo Region and died on July 14, 2017. He was a Namibian politician. Kosie was the Chairman of the Monitor Action Group party, which mainly represents conservative white Namibians, and was a member of the National Assembly of ..
Georgy Koshlakov was born on February 8, 1936 and died on July 7, 2017. He was the deputy Prime Minister of Tajikistan. On January 23, 1989, after the Gissar earthquake occurred, Georgy quoted as saying: “The earthquake caused a burst of mud from the foothills which poured down on the villages. The quake was up ..
Adolfo Raúl Taylhardat was born on May 6, 1934 and died on July 9, 2017. He was a Venezuelan diplomat. Taylhardat was a graduate in international studies (1957; doctorate 1960) and law (1965) from the Central University of Venezuela, Adolfo has occupied a range of diplomatic posts since entering Venezuela’s diplomatic service in 1955. He ..
Abd al-Majid al-Rafei was born Abdel Majid Mohamed Tayeb Rafei on April 11, 1927, in Tripoli and died in 2017 He was a Lebanese politician and former member of the Lebanese Parliament. He had heading the Iraqi faction of the historical Ba’ath Arab Socialist Party and its Iraqi wing, al-Majid al-Rafei was recently the head ..
Gerardus Johannes Maria “Gerrit” Braks was born on May 23, 1933 and died on July 12, 2017. He was a Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). Braks was a member of the Catholic People’s Party from 1975 until 1980 when this party became part of the Christian Democratic Appeal. Braks was a member ..
Siri Austeng was born on April 27, 1944 and died on July 8, 2017. She was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. Austeng served as a deputy representative to the Norwegian Parliament from Hedmark during the term 1985–1989. After the 1995 elections, she became the new county mayor (fylkesordfører) of Hedmark. Austeng stepped down ..
Kipyator Nicholas Kiprono arap Biwott was born in 1940 and died on July 11, 2017. He was a Kenyan businessman, politician and philanthropist. He served as a civil servant, Member of Parliament and government minister, during which time he held eight senior ministerial positions, worked alongside Kenya’s first three presidents — Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel arap ..