José Bragato was born on October 12, 1915 and died on July 18, 2017. He was an Italian-born Argentine cellist, composer, conductor, arranger and musical archivist. Bragato his early career, was principal cellist in the Colón Theatre orchestra in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Apart from his involvement in classical music he also performed for many years ..
Charles Weston Houck was born on April 16, 1933, in Florence, South Carolina and died on July 19, 2017. He was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. He ruled in 1993 that The Citadel must admit women to the Corps of Cadets. He Faulkner ..
Évelyne Prouvost, also known as Évelyne Prouvost-Berry was born on April 16, 1939 and died on July 19, 2017. She was a French heiress and businesswoman. Prouvost was the chief executive of the Marie Claire Group, a publisher of 12 magazines in 30 countries, including Marie Claire. She was married twice. Prouvost married Arnold de ..
Ralph Straus Regula was born on December 3, 1924 and died on July 19, 2017. He was the United States Representative for Ohio’s 16th congressional district from 1973 to 2009. Regula retired in January 2009 after 18 consecutive terms. Regula was a member of the Republican Party. During the 110th Congress (2007–2009), Regula was the ..
Fenwick Smith was born in 1949 and died on July 19, 2017. He was an American flutist. Smith studied under Joseph Mariano at the Eastman School of Music, graduating from there in 1972. Soon after, Smith became a member of the New England Woodwind Quintet and began a thirteen-year membership with Boston Musica Viva. Smith ..
Mary Josephine Turner was born on June 15, 1938, in County Tipperary and died on July 19, 2017. She was an Irish trade union and political activist. She was educated in Thurles. At twelve, her family moved to northern England, and then the Kilburn area of London. Mary started work when she was sixteen, at ..
Joseph ‘Joe’ Walters died on July 19, 2017. He was a Scottish footballer He played as a wing-half. He was best known for his time at Clyde where he made over 230 appearances from 1956 to 1962 and was part of the 1958 Scottish Cup winning team. Then rounded off his senior career with Albion ..
Barbara Weldens died on July 19, 2017. was a French singer-songwriter. After releasing her first studio album, Le grand H de l’homme (Man with a capital H), in February 2017. Inspired by Jacques Brel, Weldens was a singer in the chanson réaliste tradition. Waldens often performed in a trio with Barbara Hammadi on piano and ..
David Ryrie Brink was born on July 28, 1919, in Minneapolis and died on July 20, 2017. He was an American attorney from Minnesota and a former president of the American Bar Association. He was a specialist in estate planning. Brink graduated from the University of Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Law School and ..
Bernhard Kempa was born on November 19, 1920, in Oppeln, Upper Silesia (Opole, Poland) and died on July 20, 2017. He was a German handball player and coach. As a national team player he became world champion in field handball in 1952 and 1955. Bernhard Kempa passed away at 96 ..