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  1. News - Asia - OBITUARY

    Robert Ford, independent Tibet's first radio operator, dies at 90

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Peter Simpson in London Robert Ford, Tibet's first radio operator, dies at 90 Robert Ford 1923-2013 Robert Webster Ford, the first Westerner employed as a civil servant by the then-independent Tibetan government and who helped set up the country's radio network, was remembered in a prayer service in London on Friday. The only European captured by Chinese forces during ...

  2. 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

    ... Peter O'Toole Acclaimed actor who shot to fame in desert epic 'Lawrence of Arabia' is famous for eight failed Oscar nominations and hell-raising lifestyle Film legend ... 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 ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Commercial Radio’s founder George Ho Ho-chi dies aged 95

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:29pm by Phila Siu and Amy Nip

    ... to society. Peter Lam Yuk-wah, vice-president of the Televisioners Association, who worked with Ho at Commercial Television, was one of four staff who protested at Government House when the station ...

  4. News - World - OBITUARY

    Obituary: Eva Ban, the bikini woman in photo with John F. Kennedy

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 10:11pm by NYT

    ... brother-in-law, the actor Peter Lawford. Late in the afternoon, Kennedy strode across the sand and plunged into the surf. Back ashore, Ban was looking for her 13-year-old son, Peter, who had jumped ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Co-founder of Hong Kong's only private university, Dr Chung Chi-yung, dies aged 93

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 05:17am by Johnny Tam

    ... University- followed by Baptist College and Chu Hoi College. With the help of Hu, a barrister, Chung founded Shue Yan College on Sing Woo Road, Happy Valley, in 1971. In 1977, the college acquired ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - OBITUARY

    Preston and England great Sir Tom Finney dies, aged 91

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 11:05pm by AFP

    ... carried himself- his whole demeanour of life." On July 31, 2004, Finney unveiled the water feature sculpture "The Splash", by sculptor Peter Hodgkinson, which stands outside ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Tributes as legendary movie mogul and philanthropist Run Run Shaw dies

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 09:53am by Vivienne Chow

    ... to “woo him away” repeatedly but Golden Harvest kept the kung fu star away from arm's reach by sending him to Thailand for filming rather bringing him back to Hong Kong.  Liza Wang, a TVB ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    English Patient producer Saul Zaentz dies at 92

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 02:18am by AP

    ... a live-action version until he saw New Zealand director Peter Jackson's visually striking Heavenly Creatures. Zaentz had worked in music for nearly two decades when he decided to try his hand ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Obituary: Simon Li, the trailblazing judge who took on Tung Chee-hwa

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... successor as chief judge Yang Ti-liang; and tycoons Peter Woo Kwong-ching and the eventual winner Tung. Lawmaker Ronny Tong Ka-wah recalled the last time he spoke to Li- nearly 30 years ago, when ...

  10. News - World - OBITUARY

    Philanthropist Paul Soros, innovator in shipping, dies at age of 87

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... of billionaire financier George Soros, has died in New York after a long bout with a host of illnesses, his son Peter Soros said. He was 87. Soros, an engineer, founded Soros Associates, a world leader ... interesting problems," Peter Soros said. Soros drew on his immigrant biography in establishing with his wife the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans in 1997. ...




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