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  1. Sport - Other Sport - OBITUARY

    Tributes pour in for 'broadcasting giant' David Coleman

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 10:15pm by AP

    ... Associated Press 'Voice of BBC sport' covered 11 Summer Olympics and six soccer World Cups Tributes flow for 'broadcasting giant' British sports broadcaster David ... Minister David Cameron tweeted: "Sad to hear David Coleman has died- the voice of BBC Sport for as long as I can remember." Coleman's breathless style of commentary invariably led ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Artist HR Giger created horrors blending man and machine

    Posted May 14th 2014, 01:47am by VARIOUS

    ... II, directed by Brian Gibson, David Fincher's Alien 3, and Roger Donaldson's 1995 horror movie Species. The artist also gained international recognition for his often dark ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    George Heilmeier made flat-screen TVs possible with invention of LCD

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:43am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... marked the beginning of the modern LCD industry. Today's slim, flat screens formed part of the early wishes of David Sarnoff, the communications pioneer who built RCA, the company where much ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - OBITUARY

    David Hubel, neuroscientist who transformed understanding of vision, dies aged 87

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian Neuroscientist transformed understanding of vision and was jointly awarded the Nobel prize for physiology and medicine in 1981 David Hubel, visionary scientist David Hubel 1926-2013 David Hubel, who has died aged 87, was one of the greats of neuroscience. He discovered how individual brain cells convey the information that enables us to see the world, how these cells ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    Sir David Frost, the man who faced down Nixon, dies aged 74

    Posted Sep 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... David Frost 1939-2013 Veteran British journalist and broadcaster David Frost, who won fame around the world for his TV interviews with former US President Richard Nixon, has died, his family ... and 2007 and the seven US presidents in office between 1969 and 2008. Outside world affairs, his roster ranged from Orson Welles to Muhammad Ali to Clint Eastwood. Prime Minister David Cameron ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Tony Benn, former aristocrat who stayed loyal to the British left, dies aged 88

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:09pm by AP

    ... of death. He was a magnificent writer, speaker, diarist and campaigner... There was never a dull moment listening to him, even when you disagreed with everything he said British Prime Minister David ... service," said Prime Minister David Cameron. "There was never a dull moment listening to him, even when you disagreed with everything he said." Roy Hattersley, a former deputy Labour ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health - OBITUARY

    Former Marlboro man dies from smoking-related disease

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 05:48pm by AP

    ... who promoted the Marlboro brand have died of smoking- related diseases. They include David Millar, who died of emphysema in 1987, and David McLean, who died of lung cancer in 1995. ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    Hal David, ‘Raindrops Keep Fallin’’ songwriter, dies at 91

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 02:51pm by Reuters in Los Angeles

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Hal David, a lyricist who along with composer Burt Bacharach took the pop world by storm in the 1960s with hits such as Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on my Head and Walk on By, died in Los Angeles on Saturday at age 91, a representative said. David died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre of complications from a stroke, said Jim Steinblatt, spokesman for the American ...

  9. News - World - OBITUARY

    Obituary: British actor Peter O'Toole, star of Lawrence of Arabia, dies at 81

    Posted Dec 17th 2013, 03:51am by NYT

    ... Actor Peter O'Toole, who donned flowing white robes and rode a camel to film stardom in David Lean's epic 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia, died on Saturday in a London hospital. He had ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Educator stuck to his guns on language ideals

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com David Cheung spent his classroom years advocating teaching in the mother tongue, then took his expertise into politics and religion Educator stuck to his guns on language ideals Reverend David Cheung Chi-kong 1936-2013 Reverend David Cheung Chi-kong, a staunch advocate of mother-tongue education in Hong Kong, a well-respected educator, and a former lawmaker ...




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