David Sword Wyman was born on March 6, 1929, in Weymouth, Massachusetts and died on March 14, 2018. He was the author of several books on the responses of the United States to Nazi Germany’s persecution of and programs to exterminate Jews. David Wyman the son of Ruth (Sword) and Hollis Judson Wyman, a teacher. ..
Mario Vegetti and died on January 4, 1937, in Milan and died on March 11, 2018. He was an Italian historian of philosophy. Mario Vegetti graduated with a thesis on Thucydides’ historiography at the University of Pavia, as a student at Collegio Ghislieri. Mario Vegetti was Full Professor of the History of Ancient Philosophy at ..
Ali Asghar Khodadoust was born on October 27, 1935, and died on March 10, 2018. He was an Iranian eye surgeon specializing in corneal transplantation, in whose honor the Khodadoust rejection line is named. Khodadoust medical reputation was the result of in his extensive studies on corneal diseases and transplantation biology. He died of heart ..
Rafiqul Islam was born in 1936 and died on March 6, 2018. He was a Bangladeshi physician and medical scientist. Rafiqul was known for the discovery of food saline (Orsaline) for the treatment of Diarrhea. The British Medical Journal The Lancet referred to its invention of saline as “the most important invention of medical science ..
John Terrence Cacioppo was born on June 12, 1951, and died on March 5, 2018. He was the Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. Cacioppo founded the University of Chicago Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience and the Director of the Arete Initiative of the Office of the Vice ..
Hao Bailin or Hao Bolin was born on June 26, 1934, and died on March 7, 2018. He was a Chinese theoretical physicist, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Fudan University professor. Hao entered the Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences as a trainee researcher afterward. Bailin went to Moscow State ..
Sir John Edward Sulston was born on March 27, 1942, and died on March 6, 2018. He was a British biologist and academic. The work he has done on the cell lineage and genome of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans, he was jointly awarded the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Sydney Brenner and ..
Robert Assaraf was born on November 5, 1936, in Rabat and died on March 5, 2018, in Paris. He was a Moroccan Jewish historian and writer, and former prominent figure in the Moroccan industrial world. He lived between Paris, France and Marrakesh, Morocco. He began his career in the cabinet of the Minister of the ..
Muhibbe Darga was born on June 13, 1921, in Istanbul and died on March 6, 2018, in Istanbul. She was grand daughter of Darugazade Mehmet Emin Bey, Sultan Abdülhamid’s first chamberlain, the poet and translator of Jules Verne’s novels from French into Turkish. She was raised in a historical mansion with its suites allotted to ..
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 ..