The “molecular acrobatics” that he oversaw in a Mexican laboratory forever changed sexual politics by giving women control over their fertility.

He said he preferred to give his age by way of film history, declaring that he was “born between ‘Flying Down to Rio’ and ‘Top Hat.’ ”

He was one of the first African American military aviators and later directed Project Blue Book.

Her steamy Cinderella tale “Scruples” was turned into a TV miniseries, and her books were translated into more than 50 languages.

He arranged and produced memorable recordings of the early rock era, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

He faced economic trouble and other problems as the island nation’s first communist president.

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Its lush vocal harmonies made the Grammy-nominated trio one of the most popular vocal groups of the 1960s.

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The Yale law professor praised youth culture of the 1960s as the coming of a new social consciousness.

She wrote celebrated cookbooks and for publications including the New York Times.

In award-winning books, the Columbia University professor traced the evolution of liberalism from the New Deal to the 21st century.

Four husbands, four sons and more than 40 years after the court case that made her famous, she courted the spotlight by merchandising her celebrity.

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Mr. Price’s 19 novels were compared favorably with John le Carré’s books.

The Italian director was a self-proclaimed “flag-bearer of the crusade against boredom, bad taste and stupidity in the theater.”

He served more than 20 years in the Maryland House of Delegates, including six as speaker.

He is scheduled to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August.

She was featured in “Midnight Cowboy” and “Farewell, My Lovely,” and became a ubiquitous presence at Manhattan parties.

She melded psychology and nutrition in a pioneering effort to make children lifelong healthy eaters.

As Ronald Reagan’s chief economic adviser for two years, he battled White House political infighting.

A Jewish refugee from Nazi Germany, he was a U.S. ambassador to five countries and clashed with Henry Kissinger on policy toward Cambodia.

He spent two decade in the Foreign Service seeking to foster peace in a region that seemed forever to resist it, and later promoted a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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I.M. Pei, one of the world’s leading designers of civic centers and cultural institutions, including the Louvre Pyramid in Paris and the National Gallery of Art’s East Building in Washington, D.C., died May 16, 2019 in New York.
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The comedian, whose work on Burnett’s variety show provoked howls of laughter from audiences and co-stars, died May 14, 2019, at a care facility in Los Angeles.
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Williams, Bertha

Williams, Lawrence "doobie"

Wood, Sharon

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