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Obituaries

Obituary: Tom Inglis, motor trade executive

Thomas Johnston Inglis, motor trade executive and rugby administrator. Born: 16 July, 1940 in Ayr. Died: 18 November, 2016 in Helensburgh aged 76

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Fidel Castro pictured in the 1970s. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Obituary: Fidel Castro, revolutionary leader

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, Cuban revolutionary leader. Born: 13 August 1926 in Birán, Cuba. Died: 25 November 2016 in Havana.    

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William Mackay Purves
Purveyor of lamps and Edinburgh heritage supporter
Born: 4 February, 1934 in Edinburgh
Died: 6 October, 2016  in Edinburgh, aged 82
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Obituary: Bill Purves, owner of Mr Purves Lamp Emporium

William Mackay Purves, purveyor of lamps and Edinburgh heritage supporter. Born: 4 February, 1934 in Edinburgh. Died: 6 October, 2016 in Edinburgh, aged 82

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Evelyn Rafferty obit

Obituary: Evelyn Rafferty, schoolteacher

Evelyn Rafferty, Selkirk school teacher. Born October 2, 1957. Died November 26, 2016.

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Football at Tynecastle - Hearts v Kilmarnock - Eric Murray puts the ball in the net - Offside

Obituary: Eric Murray, footballer

Eric McIntyre Murray – former footballer. Born: Symington, Ayrshire: 12 December, 1941 .Died: Symington, Ayrshire: 07 November, 2016, aged 74

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Obituary: Alec Fear DSC

Obituary: Alexander Fear, mariner and war hero

Alexander Fear, DSC, mariner: Born, 16 July, 1919, in Bristol. Died, 28 October, in Bristol, aged 97

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Obituary: David Mancuso, influential party host and DJ

David Mancuso, nightclub pioneer. Born: 20 October 1944 in New York City. Died: 14 November 2016, aged 72

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Obituary for John B H Reed

Obituary: John Reed, vet

John Brian Howard Reed BVM&S MRCVS. Born: 2 May 1947 in Altrincham. Died: 
6 November 2016 in Melrose, aged 69

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Obituary: Colonel Reggie Kettles, OBE MC, from Anne Keleny

Obituary: Col Reggie Kettles OBE MC

Alexander Reginald Kettles, OBE MC : soldier. Born, 28 April 1919, in Glasgow. Died, 30 October 2016, in Salisbury, Wiltshire, aged 97.

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Constantine Stephanopoulos has died at the age of 90. Picture: AP/Rick Rycroft

Obituary: Constantine Stephanopoulos, conservative politician served two terms as Greek president

Constantine Stephanopoulos, twice president of Greece. Born: 15 August, 1926 in Patras, Greece. Died: November 20, 2016 in Athens, Greece, aged 90.

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Sharon Jones has died at the age of 60. Picture:Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP

Obituary: Sharon Jones, prison guard found fame as gritty soul singer with the Dap-Kings

Sharon Jones, American soul and funk singer. Born: 4 May, 1956 in Augusta, Georgia. Died: 18 November, 2016 in New York, aged 60.

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Film producer Simon Relph. Picture: BAFTA/Rex/Shutterstock

Obituary: Simon Relph, influential British film industry executive and producer

Simon Relph, film producer. Born: 13 April, 1940, in London. Died: 30 October 2016, aged 76.

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Ruth Gruber with the actress who played her, Natasha Richardson. Picture: AP/Damian Dovarganes

Obituary: Ruth Gruber, photojournalist who documented plight of Jews

Ruth Gruber, photojournalist. Born: 30 September 1911 in Brooklyn, New York. Died 17 November, 2016, in New York, aged 105

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Obituary: Duncan McDiarmid, piper and farmer

Duncan McDiarmid, piper and farmer. Born: 18 November 1931 in Rannoch. Died: 9 September 2016 in Weem, aged 84


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Heinz Kurt Voigt
Soldier, POW and financial director
Born: 11 August, 1925 in Saxony, Germany
Died: 4 November, Bonar Bridge, aged 91

Obituary: Heinz Voigt, financial director

Heinz Kurt Voigt, Soldier, POW and financial director. Born: 11 August 1925 in Saxony, Germany. Died: 4 November, in Bonar Bridge, aged 91

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Obituary: Bruce Sandison, angler

Bruce Sandison, angler, author and campaigner. Born: Edinburgh, 26 September 1938. Died: Tongue, Sutherland, 30 October 2016, aged 78


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Professor  Donald Mackay  Chairman of Scottish Enterprise

Professor Sir Donald Mackay

Economics has laboured under the reputation of being “the dismal science”. One word that could never be used about Sir Donald Mackay is “dismal”.

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Yaffa Eliach. Picture: AP

Obituary: Yaffa Eliach, historian who dedicated herself to study of Holocaust and its victims

Yaffa Eliach, historian of the Holocaust. Born: 31 May, 1937 in Eišiškės, Lithuania. Died: 8 November 2016, in New York, aged 79.

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Obituary: Professor Peter Brand, academic

Obituary: Professor Peter Brand, academic

Peter Brand, academic. Born: 
7 February 1923 in Cambridge. Died: 4 November 2016 in Edinburgh, aged 93

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Jazz saxaphonist Bobby Wellins

Obituary: Bobby Wellins, saxophonist who played alongside some of the greats of British jazz

Scottish jazz saxophonist who played on Stan Tracey’s Under Milk Wood. Born: Glasgow, 24 January, 1936. Died: 27 October, 2016, aged 80.

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