FILE - In this March 24, 2002 file photo, John Nash, left, and his wife Alicia, arrive at the 74th annual Academy Awards, in Los Angeles. Nash, the Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie 'A Beautiful Mind,” died in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey on Saturday, May 23, 2015, police said. (AP Photo/Laura Rauch, File)

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Alicia Nash, wife of Nobel laureate, dies at 82

She studied physics in the 1950s and worked in computer science at a time when few women entered the field.

Donald H. Crosby, expert in German language and culture, dies at 88

Professor helped break codes based on cultural references that were used by the East German government.

Daniel Meltzer, law professor and legal adviser to Obama White House, dies

Daniel Meltzer, law professor and legal adviser to Obama White House, dies

Mr. Meltzer was principal deputy counsel to Obama in 2009 and 2010.

Mary Ellen Mark, photographer of outcasts and hidden beauty, dies at 75

Mary Ellen Mark, photographer of outcasts and hidden beauty, dies at 75

One of the finest documentary photographers of her time, she portrayed society on the fringes.

John M. Murphy, former New York congressman in Abscam scandal, dies

John M. Murphy, former New York congressman in Abscam scandal, dies

Mr. Murphy was a decorated Korean War veteran and represented Staten Island in the U.S. House.

Anne Meara dies at 85; actress was comic sparring partner with husband, Jerry Stiller

Anne Meara dies at 85; actress was comic sparring partner with husband, Jerry Stiller

Stiller and Ms. Meara came to prominence in the 1960s, with the couple performing 36 times on “The Ed Sullivan Show.”

John F. Nash Jr. dies; Nobel laureate’s life story inspired ‘A Beautiful Mind’

John F. Nash Jr. dies; Nobel laureate’s life story inspired ‘A Beautiful Mind’

The mathematician, 86, and his wife, 82, were killed in a taxicab crash on the New Jersey Turnpike.

Marques Haynes, Hall of Fame ball-handling wizard of Globetrotters, dies at 89

Marques Haynes, Hall of Fame ball-handling wizard of Globetrotters, dies at 89

With the Harlem Globetrotters and his own teams, Mr. Haynes was known as basketball’s greatest dribbler.

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Lee Kuan Yew, founder of modern Singapore, dies at 91

After becoming the country’s first prime minister in 1959, he oversaw independence from Britain and Malaysia.

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Luise Rainer: 1910-2014

German actress Luise Rainer won back-to-back Academy Awards in the 1930s for her roles in “The Great Ziegfeld” and “The Good Earth.”

James Traficant dies at 73

Ohio congressman, 73, was convicted on corruption charges and served time in prison.

Lauren Bacall (1924-2014)

Bacall, widow to late actor Humphrey Bogart, played major roles in such films as “The Big Sleep” and “How to Marry a Millionaire.”

The life of former U.S. senator Howard Baker

The Senate majority leader and White House chief of staff under President Ronald Reagan died June 26 at age 88.

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