FILE - In this July 1969 file photo, documentary filmmakers David, left, and Albert Maysles work on the streets of New York for 'Salesman.' Albert Maysles, who along with his brother David made works of “cinema verite” in the 1960s and ‘70s, including the Rolling Stones documentary “Gimme Shelter,” died Thursday, March 5, 2015 in New York. He was 88. His brother David Maysles died in 1987.  (AP Photo, File)

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Albert Maysles, influential documentary filmmaker, dies at 88

With his brother, David, Mr. Maysles made such classic documentaries as “Gimme Shelter” & “Grey Gardens.”

Katherine Godwin, two-time first lady of Virginia, dies at 98

Mrs. Godwin was a low-key presence who said she preferred to leave the talking to her husband.

Richard Beeston, correspondent in Cold War hotspots, dies at 88

Richard Beeston, correspondent in Cold War hotspots, dies at 88

Mr. Beeston covered conflict in Africa and the Middle East and scooped the world on a Kim Philby interview.

Cardinal Edward M. Egan, former archbishop of New York, dies at 82

Cardinal Edward M. Egan, former archbishop of New York, dies at 82

Cardinal Egan was a visible figure in New York after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

M. Stanton Evans, guiding force in modern conservatism, dies at 80

M. Stanton Evans, guiding force in modern conservatism, dies at 80

Mr. Evans was an influential journalist who defined conservative principles and promoted Ronald Reagan.

Jerome Kurtz, IRS commissioner under Carter, dies at 83

Jerome Kurtz, IRS commissioner under Carter, dies at 83

Mr. Kurtz sought to reverse policies that he considered disproportionately beneficial to the rich.

Malcolm Boyd, Episcopal priest and champion of civil and gay rights, dies

Malcolm Boyd, Episcopal priest and champion of civil and gay rights, dies

The Rev. Boyd wrote a best-selling book and was active in civil rights. In 1976, he announced he was gay.

Bettina Graziani, early supermodel, dies

Bettina Graziani, early supermodel, dies

Known as “Bettina,” she modeled for couturiers such as Givenchy, Dior, Chanel and Valentino.

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