Kyrgyz businessman and politician of the Uzbek origins Kadyrzhan Batyrov was born on March 9, 1956, and died on December 4, 2018. Batyrov was also head of the University of People’s Friendship and a parliamentary deputy. Batyrov lived in Sweden in 2017. In 2010, Batyrov fled from Kyrgyzstan to Ukraine. He was given a life ..
Taiwanese entrepreneur Kenneth Yen was born on May 23, 1965, in Taipei, Taiwan and died on December 3, 2018. Yen was recognized as one of the richest people in the world. Yen Ching-ling and Vivian Shun-wen Wu were his parents. Yen when to secondary school at Tsai-Hsing High School in Taipei’s Muzha District and later ..
Spanish businessman José Luis Núñez Clemente was born on September 7, 1931 and died on December 3, 2018. He was known by the Catalanized form of his name used by the Catalan press. Between 1978 and 2000, Josep Lluís Núñez i Clemente, was president of FC Barcelona. He was the owner the Núñez i Navarro ..
New Zealand filmmaker, as a producer, director, and screenwriter Geoffrey Peter Murphy was born on October 1938 and died on December 3, 2018. Geoff Murphy was best known for his work during the renaissance of New Zealand cinema that began in the last half of the 1970s. Murphy’s second feature Goodbye Pork Pie (1981) was ..
Belgian businessman and the richest man in Belgium Albert, Baron Frère was born on February 4, 1926, and died on December 3, 2018. He was raised as a son of a nail merchant and helped in the business since an early age. Albert Frère father died when Frère was 17; Frère had to leave school ..
Spanish Filipino businessman Jon Ramon Melendez Aboitiz was born on April 26, 1948, and died on November 30, 2018. He served as the president of the Aboitiz & Company and Aboitiz Equity Ventures, part of the Aboitiz Group. Jon Ramon Aboitiz began with the Aboitiz Group in 1970, after graduating from the University of Santa ..
Nigerian medical doctor, hotel owner and leader of the Oodua Peoples Congress Dr. Frederick Fasehun was born on September 21, 1935 and died on December 1, 2018. Fasehun was a student of science at the Blackburn College and furthered his education at Aberdeen University College of Medicine. Fasehun also studied at the Liverpool Postgraduate School ..
Filipino banker and business magnate George Siao Kian Ty was born on October 18, 1932, and died on November 23, 2018. George Ty was the founder of the Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company, currently the second largest bank in terms of Assets and Capital in the Philippines. Ty bought shares in Federal Land, Inc., the ..
Birth name, Robyn Rihanna Fenty, was born February 20, 1988, she is a Barbadian singer, businesswoman, diplomat, actress and songwriter. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados, and raised in Bridgetown, Rihanna was discovered by American record producer Evan Rogers in her home country of Barbados in 2003. Throughout 2004, she recorded demo tapes under the direction ..
Moroccan-born French film distributor and producer Samuel Hadida were born on December 17, 1953, in Casablanca, Morocco and died on November 26, 2018. The Moroccan film producer helped to establish the organization Metropolitan Filmexport with his sibling Victor in 1978. The organization later turned into an effective autonomous merchant of movies in the French-talking world. ..