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Dominican-born de la Renta, a fashion titan, reshaped the public images of first ladies, society muses and red-carpet regulars with entrance-making evening wear in bold hues.
Mr. Craft was inducted weeks ago into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Mr. Whitlam, 98, ushered in some of the most sweeping policy and social reforms in the country’s history.
Mr. Hauser, a onetime advertising executive, launched the Grammy-winning jazz vocal group in 1972.
Mr. Brown’s company bore his name and became an industry powerhouse during its five decades in business.
Mr. Fri led the Smithsonian’s largest museum for five years and helped spearhead growth and renovation.
Tenor Plácido Domingo called Mr. Shore “a great artist.”
Mr. Kuller opened three critically acclaimed restaurants in Washington, including Proof, Estadio and Doi Moi.
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