American jazz singer Nancy Sue Wilson was born on February 20, 1937, in Chillicothe, Ohio career spanned over five decades and died on December 13, 2018. The American singer career spanned from the mid–1950s until her retirement in the early–2010. Wilson became popular for her single “(You Don’t Know) How Glad I Am” and her ..
Film director Tulsi Ramsay was born on July 29, 1944, and died on 14 December 14, 2018. Tulsi Ramsay was the son of F.U. Ramsay and was one of the famous Seven Ramsay Brothers. The other Six includes Kumar Ramsay, Shyam Ramsay, Keshu Ramsay, Arjun Ramsay, Gangu Ramsay and Kiran Ramsay. He directed several movies ..
Finnish film director Matti Kassila was born on January 12, 1924, and died on December 14, 2018. Matti Kassila achieved fame as one of the most prominent Finnish filmmakers in the 1950s and 1960s. Kassila was most famous for the series of four Inspector Palmu movies, based on the character created by Mika Waltari. Over ..
German police officer Horst Herold was born on October 21, 1923, and died in December 2018 Herold was the President of the Federal Criminal Police of Germany from 1971 to 1981. While under his management, the method for the systematic manhunt of Red Army Faction terrorists, called Rasterfahndung (dragnet), was introduced. Herold was the author ..
American football offensive guard William P. Fralic Jr. was born on October 31, 1962, in Penn Hills, Pennsylvania and died on December 14, 2018. He was a professional American football offensive guard for the Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL) from 1985 to 1993. Fralic played college football at the ..
Israeli journalist and sports administrator was born on Noah Klieger July 31, 1926 and died on December 13, 2018. Noah Klieger is a Holocaust survivor from concentration camps Auschwitz and Ravensbruck, covered trials of Nazi criminals after the end of World War II, and later worked as a sports journalist in Israel. Klieger also was ..
Former President of the Workers’ Party in Ireland Seán Garland was born on March 7, 1934, at Belvedere Place, off Mountjoy Square in Dublinand died on December 13, 2018, joined the Irish Republican Army in 1953. For a short period he joined the British Army as an IRA agent and collected intelligence on Gough Barracks ..
Malayalam film director Ajayan, also known as Thoppil Ajayan, was born on April 8, 1950, in Vallikunnam, Alappuzha and died on December 13, 2018, was of note for his only feature film Perumthachan (The Master Carpenter). His noted film gained positive reviews from industry critics worldwide. For this, he was the winner of the Indira ..
Canadian Inuit artist Elisapee Ishulutaq was born in 1925 and died on December 9, 2018. She was a self-taught Inuit artist, focusing on mainly drawing and printmaking. She took part in the efforts of print and tapestry making in Pangnirtung and was a co-founder of the Uqqurmiut Centre for Arts & Crafts, which is both ..
Canadian sculptor and caricaturist Raoul Hunter was born on June 18, 1926, in Saint-Cyrille-de-Lessard, l’Islet, Quebec, Canada and died on ecember 10, 2018. He studied at the School of fine arts of Quebec city and at the École Nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts of Paris. Hunter served as a caricaturist for Quebec City’s Le Soleil from ..