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Mr. Hill was a mainstay of the popular and long-running NBC legal drama.
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Mr. Hill was a mainstay of the popular and long-running NBC legal drama.

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He drew from jazz, classical music, samba and African percussion to help forge the ‘new tango’ sound.

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Mr. Fields melded Jewish tunes and Latin rhythms in the 1959 album ‘Bagels and Bongos.’

Ms. Thomas, who won the National Book Award, drew on her childhood to create resilient African American characters.

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Aden Jr., William F.

Amin, Armin

Bailey, Wendy Nicholson

Baskerville, Lessie "les"

Bassin, Ruth

Berry, Reginald F.

Blacker, Barry

Brown, Constance Wisowaty "connie"

Brown, Jerdine Mary

Chappell, Curtis John

Copeland, Kristal Smallwood

Cotton, Olga L.

Davis, Florence D.

Davis, Lloyd Edward

Davis, Scott Lee

Dedham, Susan E

Dinisio, Christopher W.

Doiron, Virginia Ruth

Doucette, Imogene M.

Douglas, Elder Goodwin

Faison, Devorn "b."

Ferguson, Stanley S.

Fountain, Edward Richmond

Fox, Marilyn

Friedmann, Carmen Rita

Gardner, Mary E. "betty"

Goode, Nina Mae Chiles

Gray, Ada Elizabeth (brawner)

Green, Bernice

Griffith, Sandra "sandy"

Hamer, Anna Christina "chris"

Hammond, Jacquelyn Ann

Harding, Catherine Elizabeth "betty"

Henshaw, Lucy A.

Jackson, Alice Louise

Juvelis, Nicholas George

Kidwell, Billie Ruth

Killian, Nancy M.

Kinzer, Edward

Klein, Jerome

Koenig, Arthur Richard

Kowalski, Joan P. Sullivan

Krauth, Joseph A.

Kuehn, Alvin H.

Kunec, John A.

Langford, Marita Ida

Lawwill, Dr. Stanley Joseph

Legatski, Mary James

Locker, Muriel A.

Malatesta, John Joseph

Mathews, Todd L.

McCrea Jr, Archie R.

McCutchen, Georgia L.

Morris, William Paul

Nichols, John Edgar

Ortega, Yara "mita"

Prince, Willie M.

Roehl, Lillian Lane

Rooney, Angela L.

Roseberry-Oliver, Betty J.

Samblin, Louis

Shackelford, Alice Hindle Combs

Simpson, David Fletcher

Smoot, Henry B.

Spencer, George R.

Staton, Nellie R.

Tabb, Mary Alice "mother Mary"

Tann, Dollie Jean

Taylor Jr., Reverend Edward John

Thimmesch, Lisa Marie

Van Meter, Sharon Sue

Vessey Jr., John William "jack"

Wade, Maisie Winifred

Walsh, W. Oliver

Walton, Priscilla Latarsha

Ware, Frances Jackson

Watkins Sr., Earl Eugene

Welch, Jessie Kemp

Wells, Clara L.

Wethers, Cora W.

White, Earle Lionel

Williams, Michelle R.

Abell, William H. "bill"

Aboe, Jerry L.

Aden Jr., William F.

Allen Jr., Frank Davis

Alpert, Clement Carl

Amin, Armin

Anderson, Philip George

Anson, Richard Wm.

Bailey, Wendy Nicholson

Barry, Marion Christopher

Baskerville, Lessie "les"

Bassin, Ruth

Battistone, Gino C.

Berry, Reginald F.

Bhaskar, Surindar "sindi"

Blacker, Barry

Blank, Harold

Bolger, Catherine Helen Shea "cally"

Bostian, Charles Frederick

Bowen, Donald J.

Bowles Jr., Alvin James

Bowman, Ella Mae

Brandt, Lawrence Emerson

Brewer, Jack Dowling

Brown, Constance Wisowaty "connie"

Brown, Jerdine Mary

Brown, Phyllis M.

Bruce, Alice Marie

Byron Jr., Harry Columbus

Cappell Jr., John G.

Carr, Helen Isabel

Cary, Jean C.

Casson, William Holton "bill"

Chappell, Curtis John

Clark, Shirley O.

Clayton, Lilye B.

Copeland, Kristal Smallwood

Corboy, Mary Seton

Cotton, Olga L.

Covas, Virginia Mae "jean"

Craig, Gerre Lee Johnson

Dancil Jr., Dr. Abraham

Daniels, Dan Lee

Davis, Florence D.

Davis, Lloyd Edward

Davis, Marie D.

Davis, Marie E. Page

Davis, Scott Lee

Deane, Laura

Dedham, Susan E

Dewitt, Christine Elizabeth

Dinisio, Christopher W.

Disanto, Colonel Usaf (ret.) Alexander John

Doiron, Virginia Ruth

Dolphin, Lynn E. (maiorana)

Donahue, Patrick S.

Doucette, Imogene M.

Douglas, Elder Goodwin

Draznin, Donald

Early, Dorres Chapin

Engleman Sr., David T.

Evans, Maria S.

Faison, Devorn "b."

Ferguson, Stanley S.

Ferguson, William Herman

Filippone, Elva Porter

Flaherty, Norma Brewer

Fountain, Edward Richmond

Fox, Marilyn

Friedmann, Carmen Rita

Furnkranz, Kenneth Joseph "ken"

Ganley, Michael John

Gardner, Mary E. "betty"

George, Christopher Columbus

George, Irene

Gillespie, Lydia Blake

Goode, Nina Mae Chiles

Gray, Ada Elizabeth (brawner)

Gray, Elizabeth Ann

Green, Bernice

Griffith, Sandra "sandy"

Grigsby Jr., James H.

Gruber, John V.

Hagan, Mourine E.

Hagans, Dolores Theresa

Hale, Patricia R. "rose"

Hamer, Anna Christina "chris"

Hammond, Jacquelyn Ann

Handon, Janet D. "ms. Purple"

Harden, Constance Mullen

Harding, Catherine Elizabeth "betty"

Harris, Raymond Francis

Harvey, Jane R.

Hawkins, Leon E.

Henshaw, Lucy A.

Henson, Kenneth Roger

Hildner, Susan Marie

Hinkle, Samuel J.

Hitselberger M.d., James F.

Hyson, Walter Wesley

Ingram, George H.

Jackson, Alice Louise

Jackson, Nellie Lee

Jameson, George Reed

Job, Mary

Jones, Michael

Jones Jr., William J.

Juarin, David Stephen

Juvelis, Nicholas George

Keane, Freda

Kemp, Douglass L.

Kennedy, Wilma

Keys, Jestine Louise

Kidwell, Billie Ruth

Killian, Nancy M.

King, Barbara P.

Kinker, Dale C.

Kinsey, Franklin Gary

Kinzer, Edward

Klein, Jerome

Koenig, Arthur Richard

Kogan, Gitla

Kotonias, Nancy

Kowalski, Joan P. Sullivan

Krauth, Joseph A.

Kuehn, Alvin H.

Kuhn, Wolfgang Peter

Kunec, John A.

Lancaster, William A.

Langford, Marita Ida

Lawwill, Dr. Stanley Joseph

Legatski, Mary James

Levine, Ronna D.

Locker, Muriel A.

Lynott, Mary Therese

Mackey, Hattie Mae

Malatesta, John Joseph

Martin, Cornelia Mildred

Marzetta, Louis Angelo

Mathews, Todd L.

Maxwell Iii, Howard Abraham

McCrea Jr, Archie R.

McCutchen, Georgia L.

McGill, John F.

Metcalf, Helen

Miller, Willie Ramona

Moore Jr., Adrian Wallace

Moore, Alice Ann Beck

Morris, William Paul

Morton, Daryle Lamont

Moseley Sr., Hoyal L.

Myers, Virginia Dean Heiman "ginger"

Nichols, John Edgar

Northam, Margaret G.

Offutt Jr., Vernon A.

Ortega, Yara "mita"

Paiewonsky Ph.d., Bernard H.

Palmer, Lawrence E.

Patt, Beatrice Penelope "bea"

Perna, Fred R.

Porter Jr., John Payne

Prince, Willie M.

Raullerson, Kevin Greer

Regan, Dr. Marguerite C.

Reh, Dorothy E.

Richardson Jr., Louis B.

Robinson, Edwin C.

Roehl, Lillian Lane

Rogers Sr., Leonard B.

Rooney, Angela L.

Roseberry-Oliver, Betty J.

Roseboro, Lorraine Holmes

Rosen, Beverly R.

Rozier, Joyce Stern

Rundell, Nancy Torlinski

Samblin, Louis

Scales, Paul R.

Schoner, Grace Littlejohn

Shackelford, Alice Hindle Combs

Shamwell Ii, Charles Lynn

Shearer, James A. "jim"

Shipe, Arthur Lynn

Shumate, John Page

Shure, Chester

Simpson, David Fletcher

Smoot, Henry B.

Snyder, Gerald R.

Spencer, George R.

Staton, Nellie R.

Stavovy, Alexander Balthazar

Stern, Jean Abrams

Stover, John David

Struder, Joseph G.

Swann, Gloria M.

Tabb, Mary Alice "mother Mary"

Talbot Md, Frank James

Tann, Dollie Jean

Tatum Sr., James E.

Taylor Jr., Reverend Edward John

Taylor, Jane Doughtie

Teel, Martha M.

Teeter, Carl Eugene "toad"

Thimmesch, Lisa Marie

Thompson, Alfred H.

Thompson, Paul Rodney

Todd, June

Tomczak, Thaddeus Edmund "ted"

Turley, Charles Arthur "chuck"

Van Meter, Sharon Sue

Vessey Jr., John William "jack"

Wade, Maisie Winifred

Walsh, W. Oliver

Walton, Priscilla Latarsha

Ware, Frances Jackson

Watkins Sr., Earl Eugene

Weathers, Sylvia

Welch, Jessie Kemp

Wells, Clara L.

West, Lee Oliver

Wethers, Cora W.

White, Earle Lionel

Wilhoit, Daisy Glascoe

Wilkins Iii, Leon Quess

Williams, Michelle R.

Williams Sr., Richard Elliott

Williams, Ruth M. Dickens

Wright, Christina A.

Wright, Steven W.

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