Habib Thiam was born on January 21, 1933 and died on June 26, 2017. He was a Senegalese politician. Thiam served as Prime Minister of Senegal on two occasions, from 1 January 1981 to 3 April 1983, and again from 8 April 1991 until 3 July 1998. Thiam also served as President of the National ..
Sir Duncan Wallace McMullin was born on May 1, 1927, in the Auckland suburb of Mount Eden and died on June 26, 2017. He was a New Zealand jurist. McMullin was a judge of the Court of Appeal of New Zealand, Court of Appeal of Fiji and Cook Islands Court of Appeal. Sir Duncan McMullin ..
Desh Bandhu Gupta was born on February 8, 1938, in Rajgarh, Alwar, Rajasthan and died on June 26, 2017. He was an Indian billionaire businessman, the founder and chairman of Lupin Limited, a multinational pharmaceutical company. He started his career as an associate professor at the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan. Gupta ..
James Ronald “Jimmy” Chi was born in 1948, in Broome, Western Australia and died on June 26, 2017. He was an Australian composer, musician and playwright. Jimmy best known work is the 1990 musical Bran Nue Dae which was adapted for film in 2009. Jimmy Chi passed away at 69 ..
Suh Yun-bok was born on January 9, 1923 and died on June 27, 2017. He was a South Korean athlete. He was best known as the winner of the 1947 Boston Marathon. Yun-bok won the race with a world best time of 2:25:39 under the coach Sohn Kee-chung, the Korean winner of the marathon at ..
Elkan Rex Makin was born in 1925 and died on June 26, 2017. He was usually known as Rex Makin. He was a solicitor and philanthropist. Makin practised in Liverpool, England, for over sixty years. He was most noted for his involvement with the Beatles’ early career and subsequently high-profile cases such as the Hillsborough ..
Paolo Mario Limiti was born on May 8, 1940, in Milan and died on June 27, 2017. He was an Italian lyricist, journalist, radio and television writer and presenter. He started his career as a journalist, then in 1960 he started a long collaboration with Mike Bongiorno as author of his radio and television programs. ..
Raymond John Ceresa was born in 1934 and died on June 10, 2017. He was an English chemist, stamp collector and philatelic expert on postage stamps of Russia and areas from the 1917–23 era. He wrote a five-volume monumental work on these issues. Ceresa passed away at 83 ..
Leroy Jenkins was born on February 19, 1934 and died on June 21, 2017. He was an American televangelist and preacher. He was popular in the 1960s and 1970s. Jenkins was known for his faith healing, through the use of “miracle water”. Jenkins’ television program can be seen on stations across the U.S. and internationally ..
John E. Sarno was born on June 23, 1923 and died on June 22, 2017. He was Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, and attending physician at the Howard A. Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University Medical Center. Sarno graduated from Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1943, and Columbia ..