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Ursula Franklin

Canadian scientist Ursula Franklin was the first woman to be called a "University Professor" at the University of Toronto. She died on July 22, 2016 at 94 in a Toronto nursing home where she stayed with her husband. Photo from The Canadian Press

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    Interesting that most lists omit Fidel Castro, someone who had a profound impact on Cuba whether you agree with his politics or not
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    Strange reporting if you ask me. Someimportant people who pass away never get mentioned. Other times, insignificant events where people die get blown out of proportion.The media is crazy.
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    Nothing about the doctor who discovered the cure for Smallpox?
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    When Doves Cry
    Some mightly impressive people in that list. RIP and may you all have made it to a better place.