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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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A master of the synthesizer, he won an Oscar for that film’s score, and his memorable theme song became a No. 1 pop hit.
Being fired as an advertising executive freed him to write a blistering memoir about his Southern family and an erotic novel that became a best seller.