Celebrity Deaths:Let's Celebrate their Lives

Obituaries: Let's Pay Tributes to their Accomplishments

Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s First Democratically Elected President, Dies

[ad_1] KHARTOUM, Sudan — This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s first democratically elected president,…

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Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s First Democratically Elected President, Dies
When Gloria Vanderbilt Reviewed ‘Harriet the Spy’

When Gloria Vanderbilt Reviewed ‘Harriet the Spy’

[ad_1] Gloria Vanderbilt, who died on Monday, has a long list of books to her name: several memoirs, including 1985’s…

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Gloria Vanderbilt Dies at 95; Built a Fashion Empire

[ad_1] By then, she had begun her fashion career, a creation of Murjani’s visionary president, Warren Hirsh.“The marketing of Gloria…

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Gloria Vanderbilt Dies at 95; Built a Fashion Empire
Gloria Vanderbilt, Builder of a Fashion Empire, Dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, Builder of a Fashion Empire, Dies at 95

[ad_1] Gloria Vanderbilt, the society heiress who stitched her illustrious family name into designer jeans and built a $100 million…

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Alan Brinkley, Leading Historian of 20th-Century America, Dies at 70.

[ad_1] Alan Brinkley, one of the pre-eminent historians of his generation, with a specialty in 20th-century American political history, died…

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Alan Brinkley, Leading Historian of 20th-Century America, Dies at 70.
Dale Greig, Early Women’s Marathoner, Is Dead at 82

Dale Greig, Early Women’s Marathoner, Is Dead at 82

[ad_1] Dale Greig had been a champion cross-country runner in Scotland when she decided to run the Isle of Wight…

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Susannah Hunnewell, Publisher of The Paris Review, Dies at 52

[ad_1] “The Paris Review is known for its hysterically extensive masthead,” she said, “and Susannah was the only person in…

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Susannah Hunnewell, Publisher of The Paris Review, Dies at 52
Franco Zeffirelli, Italian Director With Taste for Excess, Dies at 96

Franco Zeffirelli, Italian Director With Taste for Excess, Dies at 96

[ad_1] A whirlwind of energy, Mr. Zeffirelli found time not only to direct operas, films and plays past the age…

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Lil’ Buck Sinegal, Noted Louisiana Guitarist, Dies at 75

[ad_1] Lil’ Buck Sinegal, a guitarist whose mastery of zydeco and the blues made him a sought-after player heard on…

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Lil’ Buck Sinegal, Noted Louisiana Guitarist, Dies at 75
Keith Botsford, Man of Letters and Saul Bellow Associate, Dies at 90

Keith Botsford, Man of Letters and Saul Bellow Associate, Dies at 90

[ad_1] Dismayed that literary magazines of the day were, by their lights, either too chic or too academic, the two…

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Edwin Kosik, Firm Judge in ‘Kids for Cash’ Case, Dies at 94

[ad_1] Edwin Kosik, a federal judge who sentenced two corrupt judges to lengthy prison terms for their role in a…

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Edwin Kosik, Firm Judge in ‘Kids for Cash’ Case, Dies at 94
Anthony Price, Author of Cold War Spy Thrillers, Dies at 90

Anthony Price, Author of Cold War Spy Thrillers, Dies at 90

[ad_1] Anthony Price, whose string of espionage novels, rich in historical references and complex characters, drew comparisons to the work…

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Pat Bowlen, Influential Owner of the Denver Broncos, Dies at 75

[ad_1] Pat Bowlen, the influential hands-on owner of the Denver Broncos, which won all three of its Super Bowl titles…

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Pat Bowlen, Influential Owner of the Denver Broncos, Dies at 75
Pat Bowlen, Influential Owner of the Denver Broncos, Dies at 75

Pat Bowlen, Influential Owner of the Denver Broncos, Dies at 75

[ad_1] Pat Bowlen, the influential owner of the Denver Broncos, under whose 35-year stewardship the team won all three of…

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Dr. Henry Lynch, 91, Dies; Found Hereditary Link in Cancer

[ad_1] Dr. Olopade met Dr. Lynch in Omaha in 1992, when she wanted to search for breast cancer genes. Dr.…

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Dr. Henry Lynch, 91, Dies; Found Hereditary Link in Cancer