Nishi Surana

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Lorenzo Zambrano 2 years, 9 months ago

    Lorenzo Hormisdas Zambrano Treviño (27 March 1944 – 12 May 2014) was a Mexican businessman and philanthropist. He took over Cemex, a regional cement company founded by his grandfather, and transformed it into on […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Peter Gay 2 years, 9 months ago

    Peter Gay ( June 20, 1923 – May 12, 2015) was an American historian, educator and author. He was Sterling Professor of History at Yale University and former director of the New York Public Library’s Center for S […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, William Knowlton Zinsser 2 years, 9 months ago

    William Knowlton Zinsser (October 7, 1922 – May 12, 2015) was an American writer, editor, literary critic, and teacher. He began his career as a journalist for the New York Herald Tribune, where he worked as a f […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Mike Agostini 2 years, 9 months ago

    Michael George Raymond “Mike” Agostini (23 January 1935 – 12 May 2016) was a Trinidadian track and field athlete. He was the first athlete from his country to win a gold medal at what is now known as the C […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Shen Congwen 2 years, 9 months ago

    Shen Congwen (December 28, 1902 – May 10, 1988), formerly romanized as Shen Ts’ung-wen, is considered to be one of the greatest modern Chinese writers, on par with Lu Xun. Regional culture and identity plays a m […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Joan Crawford 2 years, 9 months ago

    Joan Crawford (March 23 1904 –  May 10, 1977) was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer and stage showgirl. In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Crawford tenth on its […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Dimitar Ilievski-Murato 2 years, 9 months ago

    Dimitar Ilievski – Murato (born 1953, Bitola, died May 10, 1989, Mount Everest) was an alpinist from the Republic of Macedonia representing SFR Yugoslavia, the first Macedonian ever to climb the highest peak of […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Walker Percy 2 years, 9 months ago

    Walker Percy, Obl.S.B. (May 28, 1916 – May 10, 1990) was an American author from Covington, Louisiana, whose interests included philosophy and semiotics. Percy is known for his philosophical novels set in and a […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Kollagunta Gopalaiyer Ramanathan 2 years, 9 months ago

    Kollagunta Gopalaiyer Ramanathan (November 13, 1920 – May 10, 1992) was an Indian mathematician known for his work in number theory. His contributions are also to the general development of mathematical research a […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Woody Herman Shaw 2 years, 9 months ago

    Woody Herman Shaw, Jr. (December 24, 1944 – May 10, 1989) was an American trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and band leader, described by NPR Music as “the last great trumpet innovator”.

    Shaw is r […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Woody Herman Shaw 2 years, 9 months ago

    Woody Herman Shaw, Jr. (December 24, 1944 – May 10, 1989) was an American trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and band leader, described by NPR Music as “the last great trumpet innovator”.

    Shaw is r […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Sheldon Allan “Shel” Silverstein 2 years, 9 months ago

    Sheldon Allan “Shel” Silverstein ( September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999)was an American poet, singer-songwriter, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children’s books. He styled himself as Uncle Shelby in some w […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Sir Eric Archibald Willis 2 years, 9 months ago

    Sir Eric Archibald Willis KBE, CMG (15 January 1922 – 10 May 1999) was an Australian politician, Cabinet Minister and the 34th Premier of New South Wales, serving from 23 January 1976 to 14 May 1976. Born in M […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Jules Deschênes 2 years, 9 months ago

    Jules Deschênes, CC FRSC (June 7, 1923 – May 10, 2000) was a Canadian Quebec Superior Court judge.

    Born in Montreal, to Wilfrid Deschênes and Berthe Bérard, he completed grade school under the supervision of l […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Sudhakarrao Rajusing Naik 2 years, 9 months ago

    Sudhakarrao Rajusing Naik (21 August 1934 – 10 May 2001) was an Indian politician from Indian National Congress party who served as Chief Minister of Maharashtra from 25 June 1991 until 22 February 1993 f […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Dick Sprang 2 years, 9 months ago

    Richard W. “Dick” Sprang (July 28, 1915 – May 10, 2000)was an American comic book artist and penciller, best known for his work on the superhero Batman during the period fans and historians call Golden Age of […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Yves Robert 2 years, 9 months ago

    Yves Robert (19 June 1920 – 10 May 2002) was a French actor, screenwriter, director, and producer.

    Robert was born in Saumur, Maine-et-Loire. In his teens, he went to Paris to pursue a career in acting, s […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Kaifi Azmi 2 years, 9 months ago

    Sayyid Akhtar Hussein Rizvi, known as Kaifi Azmi (14 January 1919 – 10 May 2002) was an Indian Urdu poet. He is remembered as the one who brought Urdu literature to Indian motion pictures. Together with Pirzada Q […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Milan R. Vukcevich 2 years, 9 months ago

    Milan R. Vukcevich (March 11, 1937 – May 10, 2003) was a Yugoslav-American scientist, a grandmaster of chess problem composition, and writer.

    Milan Radoje Vukčević was born in Belgrade. In 1955 he won the Yug […]

  • Nishi Surana submitted a new inmemory, Soraya 2 years, 9 months ago

    Soraya Raquel Lamilla Cuevas (March 11, 1969 – May 10, 2006) was a Colombian-American singer/songwriter, guitarist, arranger and record producer.

    A successful Colombian music star, she had two number-one s […]

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