Mr. Conklin’s design of the Navy Memorial on Pennsylvania Avenue helped revive the Penn Quarter neighborhood.
A farmer and three-term congressman, he was pelted by eggs by farmers angry with federal policies.
After serving in the clergy, he became a longtime White House correspondent and conservative talk-show host.
A champion player, he later taught tennis to first ladies, journalists and members of the Cabinet and Congress.
His animated show about a gentle and zany underwater world became a cultural phenomenon.
He exposed errors in Soviet science and was an advocate for democratic reform.
She was often the comic foil in the long-running TV series set in rural Minnesota in the 19th century.
A “political wizard,” he helped shape campaign messages for dozens of candidates.
A onetime track coach and Latin teacher, he led Georgetown’s sports programs and helped found the Big East Conference.
Charlie Parker credited with the jazz legend’s biggest hit.