Chandler Seymour Robbins was born on July 17, 1918, in Belmont, Massachusetts and died on March 20, 2017. He was an American ornithologist. Robbins’ contributions to the field include co-authorship of an influential field guide to birds, as well as organizing the North American Breeding Bird Survey. Following a 60 years career in public service, ..

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József Szécsényi was born on January 10, 1932 and died on March 21, 2017. He was a former Hungarian track and field athlete. He competed in the discus throw event. Szécsényi was the bronze medallist at the 1954 European Athletics Championships, becoming Hungary’s second such medallist in the event after István Donogán. He was multiple ..

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Roger Pingeon was born on August 28, 1940 and died on March 19, 2017. He was a professional road bicycle racer from France. He was raised up near the Jura Mountains, he was a cross-country skier as a teenager before taking up bicycle racing. Pingeon spent two years in Algeria on military service before starting ..

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Chinu Modi was born on September 30, 1939, and died on March 19, 2017. He was also known by his pen name Irshad. He was a Gujarati language poet, novelist, short story writer and critic from Gujarat, India. He studied languages, MOdi taught at various institutions and established himself as a poet and author. Modi ..

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Zubaida Gulshan Ara died on March 19, 2017. She was a Bangladeshi writer. Ara was the chairperson of Bangladesh Shishu Academy. Ara was awarded Ekushey Padak in 2005 by the Government of Bangladesh. She wrote 50 books. Ara also served as the general secretary of “Sahitto Bangladesh”, a literary organization. Zubaida Gulshan Ara passed away ..

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