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She formed the Coquettes “all-girl” big band and championed women in the almost completely male preserve of 1930s and ’40s popular music.
  • Oct 23, 2020
She excelled as a sensual villain in several film noirs, including the desert-set “Inferno.”
  • Oct 16, 2020
She was one of the last links to Jean-Paul Sartre and other existentialist intellectuals who made her their muse after World War II.
  • Sep 23, 2020
The Seattle law firm founder and civic leader helped his son, tech billionaire Bill Gates, establish one of the largest private philanthropies in the world.
  • Sep 15, 2020
He received the Distinguished Service Cross for helping organize, arm and direct the anti-German resistance in France as a member of the Office of Strategic Services.
  • Sep 1, 2020
She helped determine what millions of readers saw the next day online and in print.
  • Aug 18, 2020
Mogul’s Viacom empire included Paramount Pictures film studios, CBS and MTV.
  • Aug 12, 2020
He relinquished a top perch in journalism for a scriptwriting career, winning an Oscar nod for his first film, the libel drama “Absence of Malice” (1981), starring Paul Newman.
  • Aug 10, 2020
The former ranch hand and blacksmith played gruff, plain-talking characters in films such as “Tender Mercies,” “The Natural” and “Cocoon.”
  • Aug 2, 2020
She fought punitive film-industry labor laws and had a decades-long feud with her actress sister, Joan Fontaine.
  • Jul 26, 2020