100 years ago today, Rene Demoulin was born in Belgium. One of “The Few” in the Battle of Britain, he was lost in action on 6 April 1944. We remember him, all Belgians, and allied nations who served in the RAF, during this 80th anniversary year. #DetectAndDefend @BeAirForce
Returning home Serhiy Tymoshchuk laid to rest in Slavuta, Khmelnytsky Obl on May 24. Killed Aug 31, 2014 in battle of Luhansk Airport. Born Sept 16, 1995. Served in 80 Separate Airborne Brigade. In Feb 2020, militants handed over his body; identified by DNA tests. #WarinUkraine
One of Australia's most decorated tennis greats is dead. Ashley Cooper, Melbourne-born, but long-ago adopted by Queensland, won eight Grand Slam titles. He lost his battle with illness today, aged 83. #7NEWS
The online battle among 12 Super Grandmasters heats up as world champion Magnus Carlsen and Philippine-born Wesley So tumble from the top spot.
Dr Alfa Sa'adu, born in Nigeria, worked with the NHS for nearly 40 years, he began his medical career as a consultant physician and then went on to become a medical director before retiring. He died on aged 68 after a two-week battle with #coronavirus |
"FIGHTING FINN": This preemie was 1 pound when he was born and spent 113 in the NICU. He fought a tough battle and now he's getting a hero's welcome at home ❤️️
Tragic: Iranian-born Maryam Mirzakhani,1st woman to win top international prize in mathematics, has passed away after battle w/ cancer. RIP