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Clancy Sigal was born on September 6, 1926, in Chicago, Illinois and died on July 16, 2017. He was an American writer. He was a prolific author of dozens of essays and seven books. He was best-known for his autobiographical novel Going Away (1961). He was The Observer correspondent for the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic ..

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Naiyer Masud was born in 1936, in Lucknow and died in 2017. He was an Urdu scholar and Urdu-language short story writer. He was the author of many scholarly books and translations (notably of Kafka), but is best known for his short stories, collected in the volumes Ganjifa, Simiya, Itr-e-kaafoor, and Taoos Chaman Ki Myna. ..

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Michiko Inukai was born on April 20, 1921 in Yotsuya, Tokyo and died on July 24, 2017. She was a Japanese Roman Catholic author and philanthropist. Inukai was the founder of the Michiko Inukai Foundation, which provides financial aid for refugees seeking education. Inukai’s first book Ojosan Horoki was published in 1958, and she has ..

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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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