Ajmer Singh Aulakh was born on August 19, 1942 and died on June 15, 2017. He was a renowned Punjabi playwright from Mansa District Punjab. Ajmer was born at Kishangarh Village Pharwahi,Mansa District Punjab, India. Aulakh breathed last after a prolonged ailment at his Mansa home in the early morning on June 15,2017. Aulakh was ..
Morton Norton Cohen was born on February 27, 1921, in Calgary, Canada and died on June 12, 2017. He was an American author and scholar, and Professor Emeritus of the City University of New York. Cohen was best known for extensive studies of children’s author Lewis Carroll including the 1995 biography Lewis Carroll: A Biography. ..
Luis Abanto Morales was born on August 25, 1923 in Trujillo, Peru and died on June 14, 2017. He was a Peruvian singer and composer. Morales childhood was spent in Cajabamba where, after his father died, he was cared for by his paternal grandmother. Morales’ early studies were at the 113 school. After that, at ..
Cingireddi Narayana Reddy was born on July 29, 1931 and died on June 12, 2017. He was better known as C. Narayana Reddy or Cinare. He was an Indian Telugu and Urdu poet and song writer. He produced over eighty short literary works which included poems, prose-plays, lyrical plays, translations, and ghazals. Narayana Reddy won ..
Ulf Gottfrid Stark was born on July 12, 1944 and died on June 13, 2017. He was a Swedish author and screenwriter. Ulf adapted several of his own books for film and wrote the screenplay for the 1999 film Tsatsiki, morsan och polisen). He has collaborated with the illustrators Anna Höglund and Mati Lepp. From ..
Rosie Scott was born on March 22, 1948, in Wellington, New Zealand and died on May 4, 2017. She was a novelist and lecturer, with dual Australian and New Zealand citizenship. Rosie’s father, Dick Scott, is a notable historian and journalist Scott completed a BA and Graduate Diploma of Drama at Auckland University, and an ..
Jill Singer was born in 1957 and died on June 8, 2017. She was an Australian journalist, columnist and television presenter. She began her journalism career as an ABC radio trainee in 1984. Singer worked her way up to become a senior reporter for The 7.30 Report on ABC and later presented the Victorian edition ..
Victor (Vic) Gold was born on September 25, 1928,in East St. Louis, Illinois and died June 5, 2017. He was an American journalist, author, and Republican political consultant. He spent most of his career as a political consultant, which spanned the period from the 1964 Presidential candidacy of Barry Gold. grew up in New Orleans, ..
Era Sezhiyan was born on April 28, 1923 and died on June 6, 2017. He was an Indian writer and politician. His parents were V. S. Rajagopal. Seziyan completed his master’s before entering politics. He was married to Dr. Prema Seziyan. Era was a well-known writer in Tamil and has written numerous short stories and ..
Rehman Rashid was born on October 24, 1955 in Taiping, Perak and died on June 3, 2017. He was a prominent Malaysian journalist and writer. He studied in the Malay College Kuala Kangsar, before pursuing a degree in Marine Biology at University College Swansea in Wales. Rashid was well known at University for writing folk ..