A self-taught musician, Armando Peraza performed with jazz artists like Dave Brubeck and George Shearing, and spent two decades with Carlos Santana.
Cuban-born drummer Armando Peraza, a self-taught musician who transformed himself from a homeless orphan in Havana to a world-recognized bongo and conga expert who performed with Carlos Santana for nearly two decades, died Monday in a South San Francisco hospital.
Farthing was former chief of medicine for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. Frustrated by the slow pace of vaccine development, he said he would volunteer to be a guinea pig.
Charles F. Farthing, a physician who was at the forefront of care for HIV/AIDS patients and who drew attention to the need for an AIDS vaccine by announcing his willingness to inject himself, has died. He was 60.
Eva Ban was the woman in a bikini sharing a laugh with President Kennedy on the beach in Santa Monica. It became an iconic image.
Today, the image would have gone viral in an instant: The president of the United States, dripping wet in swim trunks before a throng of excited beachgoers, trading a look and a laugh with an attractive woman in a polka-dot bikini.
By Steve Chawkins
2014-04-12 18:35:00 -0600
Ola Meradee Riggs (July 20, 1919 - April 7, 2014) (ST GEORGE, Utah) Ola Meradee Riggs, age 94, passed away from natural causes on April 7, 2014. Ola was born on July 20, 1919, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to William and Mable Smith. She is survived by...
Belva Gollaher (April 21, 1922 - March 29, 2014) (HURRICANE, Utah) Belva Roundy Gollaher, age 91, passed away March 29, 2014 in Hurricane, Utah. She was born April 21, 1922, in Kanab, Utah to Myron Ervin and Hannah Elizabeth Heaton Roundy. Belva ...
Shirlie Malinski (April 02, 1932 - March 30, 2014) Shirlie “Mimi” Koschel Offt Malinski our loving wife and mother, passed away March 30, 2014 in her home surrounded by her family. She was born April 2, 1932 in Montana.She married Rollin Offt (dece...