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maryportfuncity

Posted Yesterday, 10:13 AM

Hardly a recent death but police confirm a body found in June was Yoo Bgung-eun, boss of the ferry firm involved in the disaster in South Korea.


http://www.bbc.co.uk...d-asia-28413651

Whitehouse

Posted 21 July 2014 - 09:56 PM

Karl Albrecht who together with his brother Theo founded the Aldi discounter, died at the age of 94. He and his brother were the richest men in Germany. Theo (who died in 2010) had a fortune of 13 Billion, Karl's estimated fortune was 18 Billion.

Also,
Dutchman Meindert Pon, the last member of the Pon clan who ran the car import firm, died at 82. The Volkswagen bus was the brainchild of his father Ben Pon Jr.

charon

Posted 21 July 2014 - 08:53 PM

Alex Angulo has died at 61, this was his most famous screen death,,,,,


Dr. Zorders

Posted 21 July 2014 - 03:39 PM

View PostSpade_Cooley, on 21 July 2014 - 03:36 PM, said:

Saw that someone from the Thai film industry was dead, assumed he was something to do with "Ong Bak". He was.

Panna Rittikrai, producer and fight choreographer for that film and the "the man who brought Thai action films to a Western audience", dead at 53.

Damn, one of my favourite movies ever.

Spade_Cooley

Posted 21 July 2014 - 03:36 PM

Saw that someone from the Thai film industry was dead, assumed he was something to do with "Ong Bak". He was.

Panna Rittikrai, producer and fight choreographer for that film and the "the man who brought [one] Thai action films to a Western audience", dead at 53.

Vinegar Tits

Posted 20 July 2014 - 08:37 PM

Anyone who had satellite in the 90s/00s and watched old German music programmes should recognise the name:

Beat Club / Musik Laden host Manfred Sexauer gestorben

CaptainChorizo

Posted 07 July 2014 - 06:54 PM

Bora Todorovic The Serbian actor from Who's Singing Over There and The Marathon Family is dead at 83

Predictor

Posted 01 July 2014 - 12:34 PM

The 94-year old Italian actress Franca Valeri denies the rumours of having Parkinson's disease.

http://cultura.panor...rama-intervista

charon

Posted 26 June 2014 - 07:47 PM

http://www.hollywood...r-rogers-715030

telling it seems......

Dr. Zorders

Posted 26 June 2014 - 07:43 PM

View PostPredictor, on 26 June 2014 - 07:17 PM, said:

Jacques Bergerac has died?

Are you asking us or telling us?

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