He helped crack the secrets of the subatomic world, tried to build a spaceship that could carry humans across the solar system and wrote elegantly about science and human destiny.

She was considered a behind-the-scenes force during her husband’s repressive 40-year regime.

She partnered with her husband to create “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful.”

His novels about underwater explorer Dirk Pitt sold tens of millions of copies.

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He was a Justice Department official who risked his career over a high-profile discrimination case.

His creations brought a human element to Lego’s plastic playscapes.

He was the public face of religious dissent while the communist government kept him in prison or under house arrest for more than 20 years.

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She had a standout junior career in which she was the nation’s top-ranked player in her age group.

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Mubarak, 91, had kept a tight grip on his country through three decades of repression, corruption and cronyism, only to be deposed by the military after massive street protests.

For a brief time, she was considered the world’s youngest self-made millionaire. She survived treacherous stunt work during her screen career.

Long overlooked, she became the subject of a book and hit movie in her 90s.

She fled Hitler’s Germany, arrived in the United States at age 15 and published her first poetry collection decades later.

Often called the “black Martha Stewart,” she helped open fields that were unwelcoming to minorities.

He helped make technology easier to use, and he was Apple’s chief scientist at one point.

His cameos in history included a trip to Cuba in 1963, where he extended to Fidel Castro a tentative overture from President John F. Kennedy — only days before Kennedy was killed.

He began his leadership amid high hopes in 2004 and left in 2007 at the behest of a new mayor who said he wanted a change at the top.

He led a covert effort to back Afghan rebels fighting their Soviet occupiers in the 1980s.

A Chilean lawyer, he was jailed and ultimately expelled from his country for his efforts on behalf of political prisoners and “disappeared” people.

He touted his hair-weaving business in ubiquitous TV commercials in the 1980s and 1990s.

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She played complex female characters ranging from Medea in classical Greek tragedy to the powerful yet vulnerable Maria Callas in “Master Class.”

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Hosni Mubarak had kept a tight grip on his country through three decades of repression, corruption and cronyism, only to be deposed by the military after massive street protests.
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Kirk Douglas, the actor with the distinctive dimpled chin, raspy voice and highly charged dramatic energy whose starring roles in ?Spartacus,? ?Champion? and ?Paths of Glory? helped him become one of Hollywood's foremost leading men and enduring stars, died on Feb. 5, 2020.
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