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Elvia Ramirez Dies at 17; Youngest Covid-19 Victim in North Dakota
Obituaries, Today

Her mother watched her heartbreaking downfall over three swift weeks, starting in mid-September, when Elvia began experiencing headaches.

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Sean Connery, Who Embodied James Bond and More, Dies at 90
Obits, Today

To legions of fans who have watched a parade of actors play Agent 007, none played the part as magnetically or as indelibly as Mr. Connery.

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Herb Adderley, a Packers Hall of Fame Cornerback, Dies at 81
Obits, Yesterday

A defensive star in Green Bay — he ran back seven interceptions for touchdowns — he played on five championship teams under Vince Lombardi and one in Dallas.

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Enzo Mari, Industrial Designer Who Kept Things Simple, Dies at 88
Obits, Yesterday

He railed against material excess, consumerism and fame, but made poetic and useful objects that influenced generations of designers. He died of the coronavirus.

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Peter Secchia, Confidant of Ford and Bush, Dies at 83
Obits, Yesterday

He was a Republican fund-raiser from Michigan who became a White House regular and an ambassador to Italy. He died of Covid-19.

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Travis Roy, Who Inspired Millions After a Hockey Tragedy, Dies at 45
Obits, Yesterday

After an awkward fall 11 seconds into his first Boston University game left him a quadriplegic, he dedicated his life to advocacy for similarly disabled people.

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Jimmy Orr, a Favorite Target of the Colts’ Unitas, Dies at 85
Obits, October 29

He and Baltimore’s Hall of Fame quarterback were a top passing combination in the ’60s. But he may be best remembered for the pass that never came his way.

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Choua Yang, Hmong Refugee and Educator, Dies at 53
Obits, October 29

With her husband, she founded Prairie Seeds Academy in Minneapolis, a charter school centered on Hmong language, culture and heritage. She died of the coronavirus.

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Dan Baum, Journalist, Author and Long-Form Tweeter, Dies at 64
Obits, October 29

He was a Twitter pioneer in writing at length, 140 characters at a time, about losing his job at The New Yorker. He wrote an admired book on New Orleans.

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Billy Joe Shaver, Outlaw Singer and Songwriter, Dies at 81
Obits, October 29

Waylon Jennings put him on the musical map. Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash recorded his material. Bob Dylan sang admiringly of listening to his music.

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Chris Pendergast, Who Fought A.L.S. Mile After Mile, Dies at 71
Obits, October 29

Living for 27 years with Lou Gehrig’s disease (and beating the odds), he started Ride for Life, an annual trek that has raised millions for A.L.S. research.

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Bob Biggs, Los Angeles Punk-Rock Entrepreneur, Dies at 74
Obits, October 29

Slash Records, which Mr. Biggs founded in 1979, became one of the most successful independent record labels of its era.

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Diane di Prima, Poet of the Beat Era and Beyond, Dies at 86
Obits, October 28

She traveled in the circles of Ginsberg and Ferlinghetti, a rare female voice in a male world, and went on to a long, prolific career in poetry.

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Cecilia Chiang, Who Brought Authentic Chinese Food to America, Dies at 100
Obits, October 28

With her famed Mandarin restaurant in San Francisco, she enticed diners with the dishes she grew up with, leaving the American chop suey and chow mein era far behind.

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Juan R. Torruella, Groundbreaking U.S. Appeals Judge, Dies at 87
Obits, October 28

He was the only Hispanic to serve on the First Circuit court in Boston. In July he moved to overturn a death sentence in the Boston Marathon bombing.

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Dr. Joyce Wallace, Pioneering AIDS Physician, Dies at 79
Obits, October 27

Among the first to study the disease in the 1980s, she tried to stop its spread among thousands of New York City prostitutes.

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Robert Murray, Coal Baron With Clout, Dies at 80
Obits, October 27

The son of a coal miner, he built a sprawling company, fought government regulations and wielded considerable political influence as a Trump ally.

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Sharon Hunt, Teacher for a Quarter-Century, Dies at 65
Obits, October 27

After a career in the classroom, she died before she could spend her first retirement check. Her battle with Covid-19 taught family and friends a lesson in fortitude.

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Daniel Menaker, Book Editor Who Wrote With Wit, Dies at 79
Obits, October 27

After 26 years at The New Yorker, he became chief editor at Random House, overseeing works by a raft of luminaries. He wrote a half-dozen well-received books of his own.

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Ming Cho Lee, Fabled Set Designer, Is Dead at 90
Obits, October 26

His work in theater, dance and opera helped redefine American stage design.

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Susan Hendl, Ballet Master and Dancer, Dies at 73
Obits, October 26

After dancing for George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, she became a longtime teacher at the New York City Ballet.

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Jeannette Williams-Parker, Nurse in a Virus Hot Spot, Dies at 48
Obits, October 26

She was the first nurse in West Virginia to die of Covid-19. “She just never thought it would happen to her,” her mother said.

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Virginia Mollenkott, 88, Dies; Feminist Found Liberation in the Bible
Obits, October 26

A Christian evangelical who was shunned for her lesbianism, she became an influential scholar of the Bible, finding in it acceptance of L.G.B.T.Q. people.

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Lee Kun-hee, Who Built Samsung Into a Global Giant, Dies at 78
Obits, October 24

Mr. Lee was convicted — and pardoned — twice for white-collar crimes, in a sign of the ills in South Korea’s relationship with its business dynasties.

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Edith O’Hara, a Fixture of Off Off Broadway, Dies at 103
Obits, October 24

The theater she founded, the 13th Street Repertory Company, has been an eclectic presence on the New York scene for almost half a century.

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Jerry Jeff Walker, Who Wrote and Sang ‘Mr. Bojangles,’ Dies at 78
Obits, October 24

He never had a Top 40 pop hit. But his best-known composition became an enduring standard, and he became a mainstay of the outlaw country movement.

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Charles Giambelluca, Dedicated Youth Baseball Coach, Dies at 77
Obits, October 23

He owned a sporting goods store, but his passion was American Legion ball: He coached the same squad for 50 years. He died of Covid-19 complications.

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Harrison Johnson, Pastor at Funeral in Mass Shooting, Dies at 65
Obits, October 23

A minister who doubled as a funeral director, he officiated at an El Paso service attended or livestreamed by thousands. He died of the coronavirus.

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Tom Maschler, Bold British Publisher and Booker Prize Founder, Dies at 87
Obits, October 23

He fostered the careers of more than a dozen Nobel laureates, including Gabriel García Márquez, Nadine Gordimer and Doris Lessing.

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Bill Mathis, a Durable Original Jet, Is Dead at 81
Obits, October 22

A versatile running back, he spent his entire 10-year career with the franchise, playing in 140 games — including Super Bowl III — and missing only three.

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Alexandra Korry, 61, Dies; Pushed to End Solitary for Juveniles
Obits, October 22

A corporate lawyer who gave time for public service in New York, she also criticized police stop-and-frisk tactics and school funding that harmed Black and Hispanic people.

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Mayor Lonnie Norman, Whose Town Hosts Bonnaroo, Dies at 79
Obits, October 22

He was dedicated to Manchester, the small city where he was born and raised. In 1991, he became the city’s first Black mayor. He died of Covid-19.

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James Redford, Documentarian and Environmentalist, Dies at 58
Obits, October 22

After two liver transplants, he founded an institute to increase awareness. He and his father, Robert Redford, also championed environmental films.

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Marge Champion, Dancer, Actor and Choreographer, Dies at 101
Obits, October 22

She was a model for Disney’s animated heroine in “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” and she and her husband, Gower, epitomized the clean-cut, all-American dance team of Hollywood musicals.

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James Randi, Magician Who Debunked Paranormal Claims, Dies at 92
Obits, October 21

Known professionally as the Amazing Randi, he dedicated his life to exposing seers who did not see, healers who did not heal and many others.

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James A. Johnson, Democratic Power Broker, Dies at 76
Obits, October 21

Once called “the chairman of the universe,” he led Fannie Mae, the Kennedy Center and the Brookings Institution. He also aided in several presidential runs.

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J. Michael Lane, a General in the Rout of Smallpox, Dies at 84
Obits, October 21

At the C.D.C., he waged a 13-year campaign to vanquish a deadly infectious disease that had ravaged the world for centuries. Victory came in 1977.

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Modern Love Podcast: When Getting Old Never Happens
Styles, October 21

Love stories cut short by the unexpected live on in alternate endings.

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Ruth Falcon, Soprano Turned Master Teacher, Dies at 77
Obits, October 21

Ms. Falcon had a career singing at major opera houses before becoming a much sought-after teacher. Her students included Deborah Voigt and Nadine Sierra.

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Robert DeMora Dies at 85; Helped Make Bette Midler Look Divine
Obits, October 21

His outlandish costumes embellished Ms. Midler’s elaborate extravaganzas. He also contributed to films like “Risky Business” and “The Birdcage.”

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Robert DeMora Dies at 85; Helped Make Bette Midler Look Divine
Obits, October 21

His outlandish costumes embellished Ms. Midler’s elaborate extravaganzas. He also contributed to films like “Risky Business” and “The Birdcage.”

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Anthony Chisholm Dies at 77; Acclaimed in August Wilson Roles
Obits, October 20

The actor appeared in numerous productions of Wilson’s Pittsburgh Cycle plays, including four on Broadway.

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Spencer Davis, Whose Band Helped Power the Sound of the ’60s, Dies at 81
Obits, October 20

Hits like “Gimme Some Lovin’” and “I’m a Man” made the Spencer Davis Group, based in Britain, famous worldwide and launched the career of its lead singer, Steve Winwood.

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Rebecca Cryer, 73, Tribal Judge and Oklahoma City Bomb Survivor, Dies
Obits, October 20

Judge Cryer, who traced her ancestry to the Pottawatamie people, traveled the country to assist poorly funded native courts. She died of the coronavirus.

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Rev. John Vakulskas Dies at 76; Carnivals Were His Parish
Obits, October 20

He ministered to generations of carnival workers, and his work was recognized by popes. He died of the coronavirus.

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Clark Middleton, Actor With a Cause, Is Dead at 63
Obits, October 19

Known for his role on “The Blacklist,” he strove to convey the message that his juvenile rheumatoid arthritis was not a limitation.

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Jon Gibson, Minimalist Saxophonist and Composer, Dies at 80
Obits, October 19

Best known for his long association with Philip Glass, Mr. Gibson also worked with Steve Reich, Terry Riley and La Monte Young as well as performing his own music.

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Alan S. Boyd, Nation’s First Transportation Chief, Dies at 98
Obits, October 19

Lyndon B. Johnson chose him to lead a new department integrating vast air, sea and land systems. He also led Amtrak and the Illinois Central Railroad.

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Bess Abell, Social Secretary in Johnson White House, Dies at 87
Obits, October 18

Averting last-minute crises is part of the job description; she was built for it, carried it out in style and had a good time doing it.

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Fred Dean, Sack Specialist Who Ignited 49ers Dynasty, Dies at 68
Obits, October 17

Dean helped lead San Francisco to two Super Bowl victories, transforming the team into an N.F.L. powerhouse. He died of Covid-19.

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Rhonda Fleming, 97, Movie Star Made for Technicolor, Is Dead
Obits, October 16

Ms. Fleming’s roles ranged from Wyatt Earp’s love interest to a princess in King Arthur’s court.

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Ed Benguiat, a Master of Typography, Is Dead at 92
Obits, October 16

A noted graphic designer, he was an expert in typefaces, developing many himself and “fixing” others. His work adorns this newspaper.

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Ruth Kluger, Author of a Haunting Holocaust Memoir, Dies at 88
Obits, October 16

Her “Still Alive” was an unforgiving view of anti-Semitism in Vienna and a feminist window on the war and the world beyond.

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Eitan Haber, Rabin Aide and Israeli Wordsmith, Dies at 80
Obits, October 16

Mr. Haber moved between journalism and service to the prime minister whose death he announced to the nation.

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Scott Lilienfeld, Psychologist Who Questioned Psychology, Dies at 59
Obits, October 16

Dr. Lilienfeld disturbed the order in his own field by questioning the science behind many of its conceits, therapies and tools.

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Max Osceola Jr., Seminole Tribal Leader, Dies at 70
Obits, October 16

He helped his tribe go from operating roadside bingo games to owning the Hard Rock chain, ushering in an era of prosperity. He died of the coronavirus.

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Bernard Cohen, Lawyer in Landmark Mixed-Marriage Case, Dies at 86
Obits, October 15

With Philip J. Hirschkop, he brought Loving v. Virginia to the Supreme Court, which struck down laws against interracial marriages.

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Bob Shanks, Influential TV Executive, Dies at 88
Obits, October 15

He helped create “Good Morning America” and “20/20” and had a role in the early careers of the Smothers Brothers, Barbra Streisand and many others.

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Lulu Peyraud, a French Wine Matriarch, Dies at 102
Obits, October 15

Her family ran Domaine Tempier, a wine estate in Provence known for its Bandol reds and rosés. She ran the kitchen.

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Stuart Bowyer, Astronomer Who Lent His Ear to the Cosmos, Dies at 86
Obits, October 15

He was a scientist who succeeded in seeing the unseeable and hoped to tune in to extraterrestrial life.

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Constance Buchanan Dies at 73; Gave Women Voice in Religion
Obits, October 14

At Harvard Divinity School, she ensured that women were represented in scholarship, in the curriculum, in the syllabus and in publications.

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Faith Stewart-Gordon, Doyenne of the Russian Tea Room, Dies at 88
Obits, October 14

After her husband died in 1967, she was the sole owner of the festive Manhattan gathering and gossiping spot until she sold it in 1995.

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Erin Wall, 44, Dies; Acclaimed Soprano in Mozart and Strauss
Obits, October 14

Ms. Wall, who started her career at Lyric Opera of Chicago, had a silvery soprano voice that grew more opulent as it evolved.

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Herbert Kretzmer, Lyricist for ‘Les Misérables,’ Dies at 95
Obits, October 14

A London theater critic, he turned a little-known French musical into a global blockbuster, earning $20 million in royalties.

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Herbert Kretzmer, Who Wrote Lyrics for ‘Les Misérables,’ Dies at 95
Obits, October 14

A London theater critic, he turned a little-known French musical into a global blockbuster, earning $20 million in royalties.

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Mario Molina, 77, Dies; Sounded an Alarm on the Ozone Layer
Obits, October 13

He shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research that showed how chemicals in hair spray and other products could cause grave environmental damage.

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Tom Kennedy, Genial Journeyman of TV Game Shows, Dies at 93
Obits, October 13

Mr. Kennedy brought gaiety and a dollop of schmaltz to his work as the host of 14 shows on multiple networks, and in syndication, over nearly 30 years.

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Don Piccard, a Pioneer Who Soared, Is Dead at 94
Obits, October 13

He was balloon royalty, the son of scientist parents who reached the stratosphere. He went on to build balloons — and set records — of his own.

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Conchata Ferrell, Memorable Maid on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Dies at 77
Obits, October 13

She first achieved acclaim on the stage. But she was best known for her Emmy-nominated role as Berta, Charlie Sheen’s gruff housekeeper.

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Joyce Dinkins, Wife of Former New York Mayor, Dies at 89
Obits, October 13

As the city’s first Black first lady, she transformed herself from a private person to a gracious public advocate for children.

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Monica Roberts, Transgender Advocate and Journalist, Dies at 58
Obits, October 13

Ms. Roberts started her blog, TransGriot, in 2006, at a time when coverage of transgender issues by the mainstream media was limited.

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Roberta McCain, the Senator’s Mother and His Beacon, Dies at 108
Obits, October 12

John McCain credited to her his will to survive as a prisoner of war. She later campaigned for him in his 2008 bid for the presidency.

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Margaret Nolan, ‘Goldfinger’ Actress, Dies at 76
Express, October 12

She drew fame at age 20, painted in gold, in the Bond film’s opening credits, then went on to appear in “A Hard Day’s Night,” with the Beatles, and other productions, before turning to art and politics.

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Walter Ashcraft, College Football Star and a Coach, Dies at 91
Obits, October 12

He was drafted by the Redskins, but an injury prevented him from playing in the N.F.L. He devoted himself to coaching and hospitality work. He died of Covid-19.

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Joe Morgan, Hall of Fame Second Baseman, Is Dead at 77
Obits, October 12

Morgan, who later became a well-known television commentator, was among the smallest great players in the history of the game and among the greatest second basemen.

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Mitsuye Tanamachi, World War II Internee, Dies at 97
Obits, October 12

The Japanese-American daughter of a California farmer was confined to a camp in Arizona where she found God and her husband. She died of Covid-19.

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Domenic Parisi Dies at 76; He Sheared Nixon’s Locks
Obits, October 10

Born in Sicily, he trained as a farrier but became a barber in New Jersey, where his most famous client was the former president. He died of the coronavirus.

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Carol Paumgarten, ‘Den Mother’ to a Dance Scene, Dies at 76
Obits, October 9

Her sprawling studio, Steps on Broadway, has been a mecca for professionals, celebrities, children and just everyday people who want to dance.

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Gary Pettus Dies at 70; Used Skills ‘To Bless the Lives of People’
Obits, October 9

Mr. Pettus built a plumbing and heating business from scratch and grabbed opportunities to be a mentor and relief worker with his church. He died of Covid-19.

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Whitey Ford, Beloved Yankees Pitcher Who Confounded Batters, Dies at 91
Obits, October 9

An irrepressible son of New York City, Ford joined the pantheon of baseball legends who dominated the 1950s and ’60s.

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Mario J. Aranda, Advocate for Immigrant Rights, Dies at 79
Obits, October 9

A Mormon, he spent decades as an advocate for Latinos in Chicago before making a break with his old life. He died of Covid-19.

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Bishop Giovanni D’Alise, Italian Bishop Who Defended South, Dies at 72
Obits, October 8

An amiable, down-to-earth priest, he was the first Italian bishop infected by the coronavirus to die.

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Maurice Edwards, Busy Figure in Theater and Music, Dies at 97
Obits, October 8

He was involved with the Brooklyn Philharmonic for many years and performed both on Broadway and off. He died of the novel coronavirus.

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Stephen Barnes, Partner in Law Firm With Cellino, Dies at 61
Obits, October 8

A jingle helped them transform a two-partner practice in Buffalo into a 50-lawyer personal injury behemoth in New York State and California. Mr. Barnes died in a plane crash.

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Ardeth Platte, Dominican Nun and Antinuclear Activist, Dies at 84
Obits, October 8

Sister Ardeth spent years behind bars for her beliefs and was the inspiration for a character on the Netflix hit “Orange Is the New Black.”

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Maynard Solomon, Provocative Biographer of Composers, Dies at 90
Obits, October 8

Mr. Solomon probed the psyches of Mozart and Beethoven in critically acclaimed works; he was also co-founder of Vanguard, an adventurous record label.

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Jim Dwyer, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist, Dies at 63
Obits, October 8

Working for New York Newsday, The Daily News and The Times, he covered the human stories of New York in dramatic prose and crusaded against injustice.

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Mark Andrews, North Dakota Farmer-Politician, Dies at 94
Obits, October 7

His support for agriculture helped him win nine elections to the House and one to the Senate, despite a moderate-to-liberal voting record as a Republican.

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Lyon Gardiner Tyler Jr., Grandson of the 10th President, Dies at 95
Obits, October 7

He and his brother, grandsons of John Tyler, were the third of three generations that remarkably spanned almost the entire history of the American experience.

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Joseph L. Bruno, Power Broker in New York Senate, Dies at 91
Obits, October 7

As the Republican majority leader for 13 years, he was one of the “three men in a room” who decided things in Albany. Then came corruption charges and, ultimately, vindication.

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Johnny Nash, Who Sang ‘I Can See Clearly Now,’ Dies at 80
Obits, October 7

After only modest success as a romantic crooner, he played a key role in bringing reggae to a wider audience.

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Eddie Van Halen, Virtuoso of the Rock Guitar, Dies at 65
Obits, October 6

His outpouring of riffs, runs and solos was hyperactive and athletic, making deeper or darker emotions feel irrelevant. The band he led was one of the most popular of all time.

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Robert K. Ruskin, Who Targeted New York Corruption, Dies at 93
Obits, October 6

As investigation commissioner under Mayor Lindsay in the early 1970s, he went after police officers, building inspectors, parking ticket fixers and peep-show operators.

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William Danforth, Who Led Washington University, Dies at 94
Obits, October 6

Under Dr. Danforth, the St. Louis campus was transformed from a commuter school into a world-renowned institution.

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The Rev. Edoardo Tamer, Who Ministered to Syrians in War, Dies at 83
Obits, October 6

Father Tamer, a Lebanese Franciscan, chose to remain behind when given the chance to leave Syria after fighting broke out. He died of Covid-19.

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Ron Perranoski, Ace Reliever in Dodgers’ Storied ’60s, Dies at 84
Obits, October 5

A crafty left-hander, he appeared in three World Series for Los Angeles, backing up the likes of Koufax and Drysdale.

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Peregrine Worsthorne, Provocative Conservative British Editor, Dies at 96
Obits, October 5

From a newspaper perch, he championed the British “elite,” lamented the decline of “the gentleman” and made headlines himself with a word that can’t be quoted.

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Quino, Creator of Beloved ‘Mafalda’ Cartoon, Dies at 88
Obits, October 5

Joaquín Salvador Lavado drew the comic strip of the six-year-old Argentine girl, who was curious about the world and finely attuned to its injustices.

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Mike Foster, Louisiana Governor During a Lull, Dies at 90
Obits, October 5

A two-term Republican convert, he served between the tumult of the scandalous Edwin Edwards era and the devastation of Katrina.

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James Helferich, Artist in the Food World and Prison Chef, Dies at 75
Obits, October 5

A classically trained cook, Mr. Helferich worked at marine theme parks in Florida, enthralling his co-workers with his skill as an ice and butter sculptor. He died of the novel coronavirus.

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Carter Williams, Who Unshackled Nursing Home Residents, Dies at 97
Obits, October 5

By closely describing the inner lives of older people, Ms. Williams altered legal regulations and clinical standards applied to nursing homes.

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Kenzo Takada, Who Brought Japanese Fashion to the World, Dies at 81
Styles, October 4

He planned to stay in Paris for six months but stayed 56 years, becoming known for bold, exuberant prints. He died of the novel coronavirus.

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One Million Lives
Podcasts, October 4

Remembering the people who died from the coronavirus — through those who loved them.

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Bob Gibson, Feared Flamethrower for the Cardinals, Dies at 84
Obits, October 2

Gibson, who won two Cy Young Awards and threw 56 career shutouts, was one of baseball’s most dominating and intimidating pitchers.

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Derek Mahon, Popular Irish Poet, Is Dead at 78
Obits, October 2

He wove together history, personal demons and quiet contemplation in works that could be dark but also spoke of renewal.

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Joan Marks, Doyenne of Genetic Counselors, Dies at 91
Obits, October 2

She taught counselors to empower their patients to make informed medical decisions about genetic tests and inherited diseases.

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Terry Goodkind, Master of Fantasy Fiction, Is Dead at 72
Obits, October 2

His epic series “The Sword of Truth” spanned 17 books and sold more than 25 million copies worldwide. But his views angered some readers.

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Jacques-Louis Monod, Modernist Composer With a Lyrical Touch, Dies at 93
Obits, October 2

Mr. Monod was an uncompromising champion of composers of the Second Viennese School, including Arnold Schoenberg and Anton Webern.

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Soraya Santiago Solla, Transgender Trailblazer, Dies at 72
Obits, October 2

She was the first in Puerto Rico to change a gender designation on a birth certificate and the first there to reveal that she’d had sex-reassignment surgery.

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Cat Bordhi, Who Challenged Traditional Ways of Knitting, Dies at 69
Obits, October 2

Confounded by the complicated instructions that had become the standard, she thought up whimsical new techniques to create socks, scarves and other items.

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Murray Schisgal, Who Brought the Absurd to the Mainstream, Dies at 93
Obits, October 2

With “Luv” on Broadway and “Tootsie” on the screen, he wrote with knowing, slightly askew humor about subjects like sex, family and failure.

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S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Indian Singer With Huge Repertory, Dies at 74
Obits, October 2

Known as S.P.B., he sang in a number of languages and was known for his film work. He died of complications of Covid-19.

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Joe Laurinaitis, a Star as Tag Team’s ‘Animal,’ Dies at 60
Obits, October 1

As one of the Road Warriors, he brought a muscled flamboyance to professional wrestling.

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Yuri Orlov, Bold Champion of Soviet Dissidents, Dies at 96
Obits, October 1

A prominent physicist, he founded the Moscow Helsinki Group to hold his government accountable after serving time in prison and in exile.

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Renée C. Fox, Founding Figure of Medical Sociology, Dies at 92
Obits, October 1

She is credited with helping to create the field of bioethics and applying the methods of sociology to medical care.

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Grace Meo, Skilled Seamstress and Serious Sinatra Fan, Dies at 93
Obits, October 1

Ms. Meo could sew anything, and she loved her family, but her heart belonged to the Voice. She has died of Covid-19.

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John Turner, Briefly Its Leader but Long a Force in Canada, Dies at 91
Obits, October 1

He carried out Liberal Party reforms in top cabinet posts but was ousted as prime minister after just 79 days. He later led the opposition to free-trade deals with the U.S.

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Remembering the 100,000 Lives Lost to Coronavirus in America
Interactive, May 24

As the U.S. reached a grim milestone in the outbreak, The New York Times gathered names of the dead and memories of their lives from obituaries across the country.