Mohammad Hassan Rahnavardi: Iranian Physician, Politician, and Weightlifter Mohammad Hassan Rahnavardi (Persian: محمد حسن رهنوردی; 23 June 1927 – 5 September 2023) was a distinguished Iranian individual known for his contributions as a physician, weightlifter, and politician. Biography: Born in Tabriz on 23 June 1927, Rahnavardi was a multi-faceted individual with a remarkable educational background. ..
Shabtai Shavit: Israeli Intelligence Stalwart and Mossad Director-General Shabtai Shavit (Hebrew: שבתי שביט; 17 July 1939 – 5 September 2023) was a distinguished Israeli intelligence officer who notably held the position of Director-General of the Mossad, Israel’s national intelligence agency, from 1989 to 1996. Biography: Shavit commenced his career in the Israeli Navy and subsequently ..
John Stevenson: British Screenwriter and Coronation Street Veteran John Stevenson (10 May 1937 – 5 September 2023) was a highly regarded British screenwriter, notably known for his significant contributions to Britain’s longest-running soap opera, Coronation Street. Early Life: John Stevenson was born in Manchester in 1937. He pursued higher education at the London School of ..
Ivan Šuker: Croatian Politician and Economist Ivan Šuker ([ǐvan ʃǔker]), a Croatian politician and economist, played a significant role in Croatian politics and sports during his lifetime. Born on 12 November 1957 in Gornji Rujani near the village of Lištani, Livno municipality in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Šuker left a lasting impact on Croatian society. Šuker’s ..
Anatol Ugorski: Russian-German Pianist and Academic Anatol Ugorski (Russian: Анатолий Зальманович Угорский) was a prominent Russian-born German classical pianist and academic teacher, recognized for his unconventional approach to music. Born on 28 September 1942 in Rubtsovsk into a humble family, Ugorski’s journey in the world of music was a remarkable one, defying traditional norms and ..
Corinna Werwigk-Hertneck: German Lawyer and Politician Corinna Werwigk-Hertneck (23 November 1952 – 5 September 2023) was a distinguished German lawyer and politician associated with the Free Democratic Party. Her contributions to the field of law and politics have left a lasting impact. Werwigk-Hertneck’s journey in the realm of law began in Germany. As a legal ..
Danas Andriulionis: Celebrated Lithuanian Painter and Teacher Danas Andriulionis (25 November 1951 – 4 September 2023) was a highly regarded Lithuanian painter and a notable member of the Lithuanian Artists’ Association. Andriulionis’ artistic journey began with his studies in Pakruojis, followed by graduation from Rokiškis T. Vaižgantas School. In 1975, he became part of VISI, ..
Yunus Bandu: Indonesian Military Officer and Respected Politician Yunus Bandu (14 July 1942 – 4 September 2023) was a prominent figure in Indonesian politics, known for his roles as a military officer and a respected politician affiliated with the Golkar party. Born in Kalosi, a small town in South Sulawesi, on 14 July 1942, Yunus ..
Guðbergur Bergsson: Pioneering Icelandic Writer and Translator Guðbergur Bergsson (16 October 1932 – 4 September 2023) was a prominent Icelandic writer and translator, born in the picturesque town of Grindavík. His literary journey began with a foundation in education, as he pursued his Teaching degree at the University of Iceland, followed by a deep dive ..
Wilma Briggs: A Trailblazing American Baseball Player Wilma Briggs (November 6, 1930 – September 4, 2023) made her mark in American baseball, notably as a left fielder in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League from 1948 through 1954. Standing at 5 feet 4 inches and weighing 138 pounds, Briggs showcased her prowess as a left-handed ..