Peter James George was on September 12, 1941, in Toronto, Ontario, and died on April 27, 2017. He was a Canadian economist and university administrator. On June 30, 2010, Peter retired after working three five year terms as President and Vice-Chancellor of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. His first wife was Gwendolyn Scharf, who died ..
Robin Rhodes Millhouse was born on December 9, 1929, in Adelaide and died on April 27, 2017. He was Australian judge and politician. Millhouse was, at various times, the 39th Attorney-General of South Australia, the first Australian Democrats parliamentarian, and the Chief Justice of both Kiribati and Nauru. His father is Vivian Rhodes Millhouse, and ..
Prince Charles Smith Bartholomew was born October 9, 1939, in San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago and died in April 2017. He was a former Trinidad cricketer He played first-class cricket from 1969 to 1978. Prince was an opening bowler and middle-order batsman, Bartholomew made his first-class debut in 1968-69. Bartholomew had his most successful season ..
Luis Olmo was born Luis Francisco Rodríguez Olmo on August 11, 1919, in Arecibo, Puerto Rico and died on April 28, 2017. He was a major league baseball outfielder and right-handed batter. He played in the majors with the Brooklyn Dodgers (1943–45, 1949) and Boston Braves (1950–51). Luis debuted with the Dodgers on July 18, ..
Jan Flinik was born on October 9, 1932, in Gniezno and died on April 27, 2017, in Gniezno. He was a Polish field hockey player Flinik competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics and in the 1960 Summer Olympics. Flinik was a player in the Polish field hockey team, which competed in the 1952 Olympic tournament. ..
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Arefyev was born on December 19, 1979, and died on April 27, 2017. He was a Russian football player. He lasted played for FC Odintsovo. Nikolai Arefyev passed away at 37 ..
Richard “Racehorse” Haynes was born on April 3, 1927, and died on April 28, 2017. He was a Texas criminal defense attorney. Additionally, TIME magazine once referred to him as one of the top six criminal lawyers in America. Haynes studied law at Southern Methodist University, went on to the University of Houston, and graduated ..
Jesús Alvarado Nieves was born on October 7, 1950 and died on April 28, 2017. He was a Mexican Luchador (professional wrestler. Oro worked under the name Brazo de Oro (Spanish for “Arm of gold”). He worked as a booker for Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (CMLL) and as head of the wrestlers’ union. He ..
Burton DeWitt Watson was born on June 13, 1925, and died on April 1, 2017. He was an American scholar and translator of both Chinese and Japanese literature. Watson received awards including the Gold Medal Award of the Translation Center at Columbia University in 1979, the PEN Translation Prize in 1982 for his translation with ..
Ledell T. Lee was born on July 31, 1965 and died on April 20, 2017. He was an Arkansas death row inmate executed for the 1993 murder of his neighbor, Debra Reese. Lee was convicted in 1995 and the Arkansas Supreme Court affirmed the conviction in 1997. He was also convicted for the rape of ..