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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:08:47 GMTKlaus Kertess in an undated photograph.Mr. Kertess was known for having an eye, and a nose, for developing talent, like Brice Marden and Chuck Close.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 04:24:00 GMTDennis Byrd spoke at a ceremony retiring his number during a Jets game in 2012.Byrd, 50, a former defensive lineman, had recovered after being temporarily paralyzed in a 1992 game.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:31:03 GMTIrish rugby star Anthony Foley in 2004. He later coached his former club team.Foley achieved international renown by leading his underdog Munster rugby club to a European championship, then became the team’s coach.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 00:22:16 GMTPierre Étaix at his home in France in 2015.Legal issues prevented the films of Mr. Étaix from being screened for decades.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:55:56 GMTStephen Bollenbach, then chief executive of Hilton Hotels, at the company’s headquarters in Beverly Hills, Calif., in 1997.Mr. Bollenbach was long praised for his financial skills, having been the first Hilton Hotels chief executive outside of the Hilton family.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:49:17 GMTJoseph L. Birman, a professor of theoretical physics, was widely known for his work to help refugee scientists.Dr. Birman was instrumental in the creation of a program that helped refugee scientists restart their careers in the United States in the 1990s.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 19:49:21 GMTKing Bhumibol Adulyadej is followed by Queen Sirikit (second from left) and Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (left) as he leaves a hospital in 2011.The king, one of history’s longest-reigning monarchs, was a unifying figure in a deeply polarized country.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:42:24 GMTDr. Yutaka Yoshida was a police officer in Hawaii when World War II erupted. After serving in the United States Army during the war, Dr. Yoshida attended medical school and became a surgeon.Dr. Yoshida, who became a surgeon after earning a Silver Star during World War II, had been a police officer tasked with rounding up Japanese in Hawaii after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:58:59 GMTLeo L. Beranek shook hands with President George W. Bush after receiving a National Medal of Science for Engineering in 2003.Bolt, Beranek & Newman, the company he helped found, built the first computer-based network, which paved the way for the creation of the internet.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:29:22 GMTQuentin Groves (54) with Brandon Cox (12), Josh Thompson (97) and then Auburn Coach Tommy Tuberville after beating Clemson in the 2007 Chick-Fil-A Bowl.Groves, a defensive end, was visiting Trinidad, his wife’s native country.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 22:50:19 GMTMr. Stettner, who died on Thursday at 93, had an unerring eye for life in New York and Paris, the two cities he called his “spiritual mothers.”
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 20:14:23 GMTLouis Stettner in a self portrait from 1949.Mr. Stettner, who considered the two cities his “spiritual mothers,” chronicled the poetry of daily life, with his subjects unaware of his presence.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:27:28 GMTJames F. Colaianni in 1968, after he left Ramparts magazine.Mr. Colaianni, who was an editor at Ramparts magazine in the 1960s, also campaigned against the use of napalm during the Vietnam War.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:10:22 GMTDon Ciccone performing in New York City in 2010.Mr. Ciccone also sang with the Four Seasons and was musical director and bassist for Tommy James and the Shondells.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:29:02 GMTPatricia Barry and Val Dufour as a couple in “First Love,” a 1950s soap opera on NBC.Ms. Barry’s career’s was dominated by appearances on soap operas and shows like “The Twilight Zone.”
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:33:24 GMTDario Fo leading a master class at the Riverside Studios in London in 1984.The Nobel-Prize-winner is best known for the “Accidental Death of an Anarchist” and his one-man show “Mistero Buffo” (“Comic Mystery”).
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 23:16:55 GMTMr. Greenberg, second from left, in 1952 during the second trial of Walter Lee Irvin, third from left, who had been sentenced to death in a rape case. Thurgood Marshall is at the far right.Mr. Greenberg, a member of a legal team assembled by Thurgood Marshall, was involved in more than 40 civil rights cases before the Supreme Court.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 01:02:58 GMTThomas Mikal Ford, left, in 1996 with other cast members of the television series “Martin.”He played the pragmatic yet charming Tommy, a friend of the title character, played by Martin Lawrence, who was often the subject of the jokes in the show.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 20:00:03 GMTBenjamin F. Payton was president of Tuskegee University, founded in 1881 by Booker T. Washington, for nearly three decades.Dr. Payton turned the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama into a prominent historically black university over nearly three decades as its president.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 01:35:08 GMTDonn Fendler was honored by President Franklin D. Roosevelt with the Army and Navy Legion of Valor medal in 1940, a little over a year after his ordeal.The 12-year-old’s tale of survival gained him fame and honors and was turned into a book that became required reading for schoolchildren in the state.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 01:19:13 GMTAt age 12, Donn Fendler became lost on Maine’s tallest mountain and then survived for days in the wild. He died on Sunday at age 90.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:38:25 GMTMorton Silverstein, in an undated photograph.An Emmy Award winner, Mr. Silverstein said he was driven by a “sense of outrage at people being exploited and people without voices.”
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:51:40 GMTAaron Pryor, right, threw a hard right at Alexis Argüello in Round 2 of their 1982 match, which was labeled the “Fight of the Decade.”Pryor, a junior welterweight, was 39-1 professionally, and memorably battled Alexis Argüello. He later overcame a career-ending addiction to cocaine.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 23:00:06 GMTFlorence and Herbert Irving in 1991 with their collection of lacquerware.Mr. Irving co-founded the food services giant Sysco in 1969 and, with his wife, donated heavily for cancer care and research.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 01:36:09 GMTElizabeth F. Rohatyn, who was a former chairwoman of the New York Public Library, at the main branch in 1995.Ms. Rohatyn was a former chairwoman of the New York Public Library and a board member of Lincoln Center, and helped low-income students go on to higher education.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:22:00 GMTJacob Neusner in his library with a Babylonian Talmud in 2005. He wrote over 900 books.Professor Neusner, a leading historian of Jewish rabbinical texts, published over 900 books devoted to comparative religion, history and legal theory.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 22:43:21 GMTReginald K. Brack Jr. in 1990. He was credited with opening Time Inc.’s old-boy network to women and introducing many lifestyle magazine titles.Over almost four decades, Mr. Brack introduced lifestyle magazines like Discover and InStyle and broke down walls between the business and editorial sides of publications.