Sir John Edward Sulston was born on March 27, 1942, and died on March 6, 2018. He was a British biologist and academic. The work he has done on the cell lineage and genome of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans, he was jointly awarded the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Sydney Brenner and ..
Robert Assaraf was born on November 5, 1936, in Rabat and died on March 5, 2018, in Paris. He was a Moroccan Jewish historian and writer, and former prominent figure in the Moroccan industrial world. He lived between Paris, France and Marrakesh, Morocco. He began his career in the cabinet of the Minister of the ..
Muhibbe Darga was born on June 13, 1921, in Istanbul and died on March 6, 2018, in Istanbul. She was grand daughter of Darugazade Mehmet Emin Bey, Sultan Abdülhamid’s first chamberlain, the poet and translator of Jules Verne’s novels from French into Turkish. She was raised in a historical mansion with its suites allotted to ..
Irving Shain was born on January 2, 1926 in Seattle, Washington, and died on March 6, 2018. He was a chemistry professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Irving Shain served as the Chancellor of the university from 1977 to 1986. He served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946. Irving Shain attended the ..
Hao Bolin was born in Beijing, in 1934 and died in March 2018. He was a Chinese theoretical physicist. Hao graduated from then Beijing Russian Institute in 1954, then went to Kharkiv. Bolin studied mining at Kharkov Engineering-Economic Institute, then transferred to the Department of Mathematics and Physics, Kharkiv University. Bolin graduated from there in ..
Hayden White was born on July 12, 1928, and died on March 5, 2018. He was a historian in the tradition of literary criticism. He received his B.A. from Wayne State University (1951) and his M.A. (1952) and Ph.D. (1955) degrees from the University of Michigan. He was most famous for his work Metahistory: The ..
Trevor Graham Baylis was born on May 13, 1937, in Kilburn, London and died on March 5, 2018. He was an English inventor. His parents were Cecil Archibald Walter Baylis and Gladys Jane Brown. As a child at 15 years old, he competed for the 1956 summer Olympic medal for Great Britain. He also worked ..
Pierre Milza was born on 16 April 1932 and died on 28 February 2018. He was a French historian and well known as a specialist of fascism. Pierre Milza is of Italian descent from his father side. Pierre Milza was a teacher at Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris. Pierre Milza wrote many books about Fascism ..
George (Gia) Maisashvili was born on November 24, 1962 and died on February 26, 2018. He was a Georgian economist and politician. Maisashvili was a presidential candidate in the Georgian presidential election of 2008. He was born in Tbilisi, Maisashvili graduated from the Tbilisi State University in 1985. Maisashvili was apart of the students’ pro-independence ..
Peirce Fee Lewis was born on October 26, 1927 and died on February 18, 2018. He was an American geographer and professor at Pennsylvania State University. He has extensively written on the subjects of the American landscape and the cultural geography of America. He served as president of the Association of American Geographers in 1983–1984. ..