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Boxing: Death of former Colombian two-time world champion Rodrigo "Rocky" Valdez

Colombian boxer Rodrigo "Rocky" Valdez (or Valdés), [both spellings were used during his life as for the announcement of his death], two-time middleweight world champion died on Tuesday 14 March 2014 from diabetes and coronary artery complications at the age of 71 years in Cartagena de Indias , his hometown. Rodrigo Valdez, born in Bolivar on February 22, 1947, had begun his career at 16 years in the coastal city of Cartagena. He made his debut in the US on a club show in Nevada. Eleven...


Former Formula 1 and motorcycling world champion John Surtees died at 83

Crowned in 1964 with Ferrari in Formula One (F1), John Surtees was the dean of the world champion drivers since the disappearance of Jack Brabham. After winning seven world championship motorsport titles, the British went into F1 and won the world title. To date, he is the only champion to have been crowned on two and four wheels. He was 83 years old and died of respiratory complications on 10 March 2017. John Surtees was hospitalized last month for respiratory failure at the Saint George...


Death of oldest surviving Tour de France champion Roger Walkowiak at the age of 89

Roger Walkowiak, the oldest winner of the Tour de France since the death of Swiss Ferdi Kubler, at the end of December 2016, died near Vichy at the age of 89 years. The family of Roger Walkowiak announced the sad news on 6 February 2017. In addition to the 1956 Tour, Walkowiak won two stages of the Vuelta in 1956 and 1957 and finished second in Paris-Nice 1953 and in the Critérium du Dauphiné in 1955. Spanish Federico Bahamontes, who won the Tour de France in 1959, is now the oldest...


Liverpool and Plymouth fans remembering Daniel May

This is a very sad story of a father, Kevin May, having the news of the passing of his son Daniel while he was watching the FA Cup tie opposing Liverpool and Plymouth in Anfield last Sunday. Kevin May explained in details on Facebook how he was taken care by Liverpool fans and officials. As he had just crossed the entrance porch, he received a phone call from his eldest son Terry, informing him that his other son, Daniel, was suffering a heart attack and was at the Intensive Care Unit....


From Prince to George Michael: Remembering the celebrities who passed away in 2016

2016 was marked by the death of many international celebrities. From Prince to George Michael, many superstars left for the hereafter. As early as January 2, Michel Delpech died followed by David Bowie on the 10th. As evidence that 2016 was particularly deadly, the Wikipedia page "Deaths in 2016" was modified 18,230 times, almost 50 per day, just over two per hour. After David Bowie, Prince died suddenly last April at the age of 57 years. Another great singers who died this year: Leonard...


Death as a result of depression

As the toll of suicide cum homicide increase, crime inspectors and other authorities question the fact of whether death and depression could be best friends, especially for those families who have recently lost their loved ones.   Depression, a term taken very lightly in the Western world while it is known that most celebrities leave their bodies due to drug addiction following chronic depression. Researchers have carried our enormous amounts of works in order to determine the...


Bloomberg telecaster Paul Gage died from aneurysm

Former TV Bloomberg News presenter Paul Gage has passed away at the age of 59. He suffered “cataclysmic” internal bleeding while waiting for four hours on a trolley in a “congested” Casualty department. Paul Gage, who used TV name Paul George, suffered ruthless abdominal pain at around 19 hours on March 17. He was assessed needing assistance within ten minutes when he was urgently brought to the Whittington Hospital, in north London. Gage was, however, compelled to...


Rabindranath Tagore’s 75th Death Anniversary: A Poet to his last breath

Rabindranath Thakura told Tagore, fourteenth child of Debendranath Tagore, was one of the founders of the movement Brahmo Samaj and grandson of Dvarkanath Tagore, was raised in a religious family of artists and social reformers and opposed to the caste system and favours improving the condition of the Indian woman. Born on May 6, 1861, his father was the "great saint" Devendranath Tagore (1817-1903), who held the search for the Absolute, the only reality of life. From childhood, Rabindranath thus...


Journalism ‘legend’ Eric Langton died of cancer at 67

    Eric Langton, who was editor of three weekly newspapers, has died on August 4, 2016, after battling cancer for seven years. He worked namely for Runcorn & Widnes Weekly News, Flintshire Chronicle and the Chester Chronicle where he retired in 2011 after winning numerous industry awards The 67-year-old journalist had been diagnosed with cancer just after he celebrated his 60th birthday. Along with his wife Olivia, the couple went to Tuscany where he underwent treatment.   With...


Award-wining Belarusian journalist Pavel Sheremet murdered in Kiev

Ukrainian journalist Pavel Sheremet, working for the investigation site Ukrayinska Pravda, was killed on 20 July 2016 by the explosion of a car bomb in the center of Kiev, have we learned from the Interior Ministry. Pavel Sheremet, 44, was on his workplace in a vehicle belonging to the owner of Ukrayinska Pravda when the car was blown up, said an adviser to the interior minister. Two witnesses said they saw an explosion in the journalist's car. The investigative journalist obtained international...