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Patrick Spencer Johnson was born on November 24, 1938 and died on July 3, 2017. He was an American physician and author. Spencer was known for the ValueTales series of children’s books, and for his 1998 motivational book Who Moved My Cheese?, which recurred on the New York Times Bestseller list, on the Publishers Weekly ..

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Aleshia Brevard was born on December 9, 1937 and died on July 1, 2017. She was an American author and actress of stage, screen, and television. Brevard underwent one of the first sex reassignment surgery procedures performed in the United States. Brevard worked as an entertainer, actress, model, Playboy bunny, professor of theater, and author. ..

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Gertrude Louise Poe was born on September 21, 1915, in Granite, Maryland and died on July 13, 2017, in Ashton. She was an American journalist, lawyer, real estate agent, insurance agent, and radio broadcaster. Poe served as the editor of Laurel Leader in Laurel, Maryland from 1939 to 1980. Poe was known as “Maryland’s First ..

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Anne Golon was born Simone Changeux on December 17, 1921, in Toulon and died on July 14, 2017. She was a French author. She was better known to English-speaking readers as Sergeanne Golon. Golon was most known for a series of novels about a heroine called Angelique. She was reduced to a state close to ..

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George Andrew Romero was born on February 4, 1940 and died on July 16, 2017. He was an American-Canadian filmmaker, writer and editor. He best known for his series of gruesome and satirical horror films about an imagined zombie apocalypse, beginning with Night of the Living Dead (1968), which is often considered a progenitor of ..

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Irina Borisovna Ratushinskaya was born on March 4, 1954, in Odessa and died on July 5, 2017, in Moscow. She was a Ukrainian-born Soviet dissident, poet and writer. She was educated at Odessa University and graduated with a master’s degree in physics in 1976. During 1987she relocated to the United States, where she received the ..

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