Cornelius Edward “Neil” Gallagher was born on March 2, 1921, in Bayonne, New Jersey, and died on October 17, 2018. He was an American Democratic Party politician. Cornelius Gallagher represented New Jersey’s 13th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1959 until 1973. During 2003, a book detailing Gallagher’s side of the ..
Dr. Fritz Wittmann was born on March 21, 1933, in Plan be Marienbad, in Czechoslovakia’s Egerland and died on October 17, 2018. He was a German politician (CSU) and lawyer. Wittmann was a member of the German Parliament (first elected in 1971). At that time, Wittmann represented Munich North and president of the Federation of ..
Darren Stewart was born on May 17, 1966, and died on October 19, 2018. He was an Australian football player. Darren Stewart was an Australia national football team player and was named Australian Player of the Year in 1993. He played as a defender. He was a former notable player for APIA Leichhardt, Newcastle Breakers ..
Åke Helge Ortmark was born on May 14, 1929, in Vasastan, Stockholm, and died on October 18, 2018. He was a Swedish journalist, author and radio and television presenter. Over the period of his long career Ortmark worked for both television and radio, he also authored several books. Ortmark studied economics at the University of ..
Danny Leiner died on October 18, 2018. He was an American film director. Danny Leiner achievements include The Great New Wonderful, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, Dude, Where’s My Car?, Layin’ Low, and Time Expired. He was the director of a wide range of television including Arrested Development, Everwood, Gilmore Girls, Freaks and ..
Anna Lisbeth Christina Palme née Beck-Friis was born on March 14, 1931, and died on October 18, 2018. She was a Swedish child psychologist and philanthropist. She was a Swedish children’s psychologist, UNICEF chairwoman and the wife of Sweden’s prime minister Olof Palme up until his assassination in 1986. She was born into a noble ..
Field Marshal Abdel Rahman Suwar al-Dahab was born in 1934 and died on October 18, 2018, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He was the President of Sudan. He served as the president from 6 April 1985, to 6 May 1986. Some suspected he was born in Al-Ubayyidin, others in Omdurman. Suwar al-Dahab graduated from the Sudanese ..
Anthea Bell was born on May 10, 1936, in Suffolk and died on October 18, 2018. She was a British literary translator. She was an English translator of numerous literary works, especially children’s literature, from French, German and Danish. Her literary works include Austerlitz by W. G. Sebald, the Inkworld trilogy by Cornelia Funke and ..
Ayub Bachchu was born on August 16, 1962, in Chittagong and died on October 18, 2018. He was a Bangladeshi musician. Ayub Bachchu was best known as the founding member of rock band LRB. Bachchu was initially a member of the band Feelings and later he joined the band Souls as lead guitarist. Bachchu was ..
Abdul Raziq Achakzai was born in 1979 and died on October 18, 2018. He was a police chief in the Afghan National Police. During November 2001, Achakzai joined anti-Taliban forces, under Fayda Mohammad and Gul Agha Sherzai, which overthrew the Taliban in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. During 2001 Raziq was not yet recognized, Achakzai nevertheless rose ..