Liu Rusheng

 

 

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: Chinese accomplished calligrapher and research director of the Nanjing Painting and Calligraphy Academy who was known for his mastery of portraiture, birds and flowers, but who had recently retired and became vice president of the Nanjing Painting and Calligraphy Senior Citizen Academy.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: January 22, 1938

 

Died: March 8, 2014

 

Location: South Indian Ocean