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Mr. Elliott said, “I had one idea, but it was a good one.” On it he built a global publishing empire.
An All-American halfback at the University of Michigan, he later coached the team and then became athletic director at the University of Iowa.
A longtime journalist who left the industry to lead an advocacy group founded by the rock star Bono.
The comedian and his partner, Ray Goulding, specialized in low-key humor that debunked gasbags.
Ms. Elliott won a Tony for best featured actress in a musical (and a Drama Desk Award) in 1973 for playing a Swedish countess in the original production of Stephen Sondheim’s “A Little Night Music.”
Mr. Reid played Ernie Malone, a private detective hired to investigate Lorelei Lee, played by Marilyn Monroe.
Mr. Elliott, who played on two unbeaten Michigan teams and was a head coach at four universities (Nebraska, California, Illinois and Miami), later became the longest tenured executive director of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Mr. Carter, whose work won dozens of awards, spent nine decades in contemporary music and continued to explore new ground into his later years.
Mr. Kastner, a filmmaker with an affinity for literary writers, produced films like “Equus,” “Harper” and “The Long Goodbye.”
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After gaining fame for an odd 1976 bout with Muhammad Ali, he became a politician and globe-traveling broker of peace.
A Canadian mixed martial artist, he brought cerebral flair to the ring and a dogged determination to his campaign for changing the sport’s drug rules.
A utility player for the powerhouse Yankees of the 1960s, he later became the first Black manager at minor league baseball’s highest level.