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Lee Kun

作者:admin 2020-10-26

Lee Kun-hee, the chairman of Samsung, arriving for questioning by prosecutors on tax-evasion charges in Seoul, South Korea, in 2008. Mr. Lee took the helm at Samsung Group in 1987.Credit...Ahn Young-joon/Associated PressBy Raymond ZhongPublished Oct. 阅读全文

Mitsuye Tanamachi, World War II Internee, Dies at 97

作者:admin 2020-10-13

Mitsuye Tanamachi was confined to an internment camp in Arizona during World War II and subjected to racial slurs. But toward the end of her life she remained upbeat.Credit...via Tanamachi familyBy Sam RobertsOct. 12, 2020, 12:17 p.m. ETThis obituary 阅读全文

Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88

作者:admin 2020-10-07

Joaquín Salvador Lavado, better known as Quino, posed with a statute of Mafalda in Buenos Aires in 2009. Upon news of his death, President Alberto Fernández of Argentina declared Oct. 1 a national day of mourning. Credit...Alejandro Pagni/Agence Fran 阅读全文

S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Indian Singer With Huge Repertory, Dies at 74

作者:admin 2020-10-04

S.P. Balasubrahmanyam was a musical star of Indian movies. His voice was heard in more than 1,000 films, with his songs lip-synced by actors.Credit...via Balasubrahmanyam familyBy Priya AroraOct. 2, 2020This obituary is part of a series about people 阅读全文

John Turner, Briefly Its Leader but Long a Force in Canada, Dies at 91

作者:admin 2020-10-03

John Turner after winning the Liberal Party leadership at a convention in Ottawa, the capital, in 1984. He would succeed Pierre Elliott Trudeau as prime minister.Credit...Ron Poling/The Canadian Press, via Associated PressBy Ian AustenOct. 1, 2020Joh 阅读全文

Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54

作者:admin 2020-10-02

Timothy Ray Brown, the first person cured of H.I.V., in 2019. In 2007, he received a bone marrow transplant from a donor who was immune to H.I.V.Credit...Grant Hindsley for The New York TimesBy Sam RobertsSept. 30, 2020Timothy Ray Brown, the first pe 阅读全文

Swami Agnivesh, Crusader Against Labor Abuses in India, Dies at 80

作者:admin 2020-09-30

The Hindu monk Swami Agnivesh in New Delhi in 2018. He showed a “willingness to put his life on the line in defense of the inclusive and plural faith he himself practiced,” a colleague said.Credit...R S Iyer/Associated PressBy Sameer Yasi 阅读全文

Ang Rita, Who Conquered Everest Again and Again, Dies at 72

作者:admin 2020-09-27

Ang Rita in 2003. He started his mountaineering career as a porter when he was 15 and later became a celebrated mountain guide.Credit...John van Hasselt/Corbis, via Getty ImagesBy Bhadra SharmaSept. 25, 2020KATHMANDU, Nepal — Ang Rita Sherpa, who ear 阅读全文

El legado de Ricardo Valderrama, el antropólogo peruano que narró las historias de los Andes

作者:admin 2020-09-20

Ricardo Valderrama fue un destacado antropólogo que escribió de manera elocuente sobre el pueblo quechua en los Andes peruanos. También fue alcalde del Cusco.Credit...vía Municipalidad del CuscoPor Mitra Taj18 de septiembre de 2020Read in EnglishEste 阅读全文

Henrietta Boggs, Southerner Who Spread Her Wings, Dies at 102

作者:admin 2020-09-20

Henrietta Boggs in 2016. She was a Southern belle who sought adventure in Costa Rica and got swept up in revolution as the wife of its leader and future president, Jose Figueres Ferrer.Credit...John DuranBy Katharine Q. SeelyeSept. 18, 2020This obitu 阅读全文